Three Children Killed In Arkansas House Fire

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New information following a deadly overnight house fire near Jonesboro, Arkansas.

Emergency crews found the body of a missing infant as well as two toddlers inside the home.

The Craighead County Sheriff’s Office says eleven people were in the home at the time.

A medical helicopter airlifted an injured woman to regional one. The others made it out of the home safely. 

The sheriff says the fire was hard to fight because of dry conditions. Nearby wooded areas and other structures near the home were also damaged.

No word yet on what may have caused the fire.

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