Child Dies in House Fire – 1900 blk. E. 6th – 04/25/2017

On April 25th, 2017 around 4:12 AM Officers of the Clovis Police Department and Fire personnel with Clovis Fire Department responded to the 1900 block of east 6th for reports of a home on fire. Clovis dispatch received calls stating a trailer house was on fire and children were still inside.

Once on scene, the mother told Officers only a small child was inside. It was later discovered a 2 year old girl had perished in the fire. The mother also received burns to her arms and was transported to Plains Regional Medical Center.

The investigation is ongoing and are currently waiting on State Fire Marshall to arrive on scene. More information will be given as it develops.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact either the Clovis Police Department or Clovis Fire Department.