Thursday, July 13, 2006
Two toddlers die in house fire
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Amanda Collazo (left) is comforted by homeowner Gretta Mitchell (right) following a fatal house fire in Jasper County on Tuesday, July 11, 2006. Collazo's daughter Kyah Collins, 2, and her son Kameron Collins, 3, both died in the fire.
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Officials investigate a home following a fatal house fire in Jasper County. Officials said the cause of the fire was yet undetermined, but the family believes a towel over a lamp may have caused the blaze.
Friends and family members watch as officials investigate following a fatal house fire in Jasper County. Five other residents of the home escaped to safety.
Please read "Two toddlers who died in house fire identified" by Jacqueline Lane, Jimmy Galvan and F.A. Krift.