Young child dies in early morning house fire in Eunice

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EUNICE, La. (KLFY) The State Fire Marshal’s Office is assisting the Eunice Fire Department in an early morning fatal house fire in Eunice.

Officials say an unidentified child was killed in the fire that happened around 4:30 a.m. at a home on College Road.

Eunice Police Chief Randy Fontenot confirmed with KLFY that the deceased child was a 2 year old female who lived in the home with her parents and siblings.

No other details have been released and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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