2 dead, 3 in critical condition after house fire in East Texas
TYLER | Fire officials in East Texas say a 40-year-old man and a child have died from a house fire that also left three others critically injured.
The Tyler Fire Department said that the child died early Saturday after being taken to a hospital. The man passed away later Saturday at a Dallas area hospital.
Two other children were in critical but stable condition, and an adult was in critical but unstable condition in area hospitals.
Fire officials said they found the victims, whose names have not been released, in various locations of the home.
Investigators said the fire originated
in the living room area, but they were still investigating the cause of the fire.
Tyler is about 100 miles southeast of Dallas.