Baby killed, firefighter burned in South Carolina house fire

State - Regional


SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) — Spartanburg Fire Department responded Friday morning to a deadly house fire.

The fire department tweeted at 9:31 a.m. that firefighters responded to a home on Arch Street.

A baby was trapped inside of the home and died at the scene, according to the Spartanburg City Professional Firefighters Association.

As a firefighter was trying to rescue the baby, they were burned and later taken to the hospital.

There is no word on the cause of the fire.

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