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Mobile home fire kills 2-year-old boy in Mount Pleasant

August 17, 2019

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Mid-Michigan police say a 2-year-old boy has died in a mobile home fire.

Mount Pleasant police the child was inside the burning home when officers and firefighters arrived on the scene at the Mount Pleasant Mobile Home Village about 6 p.m. Friday. Flames already were coming from the home, and heavy smoke drove back officers and Isabella County sheriff’s deputies who tried to enter the structure.

Police say an adult male escaped with minor burns.

No firefighters or officers were injured.

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