Second Child Dies after Northeast Baltimore Fire
BALTIMORE (WBFF)-- Baltimore City Fire officials announce the death of a second child after a fatal house fire that killed the child's mother and 4-year-old sister.
Flames tore through the E Coldspring Lane home early Wednesday. Firefighters encountered heavy smoke showing from the first and second floor of the 2-story home.
The mother and the toddlers were pulled from the home in cardiac arrest.
The woman and her 4-year-old daughter died Wednesday, the death of the 5-year-old was announced Thursday.
According to a facebook post by Mercy High School, the mother is Alicia Evans, a mercy graduate and her daughters Amani and Layla.
This has been one of the deadliest years for fire fatalities in Baltimore since 2007.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family with funeral expenses.