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Infant severely injured in Cass County house fire

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Courtesy: Travis Hoot Pool Courtesy: Travis Hoot Pool

HUGHES SPRINGS (KYTX) - A baby is hospitalized in Dallas with third degree burns after a fire swept through the family's home early Thursday morning.

Hughes Springs Fire chief Jay Cates said the mother of the child was able to rescue her baby.

The mother suffered smoke inhalation. The cause of the massive blaze is under investigation and it's unknown at this time the extent of other injuries.

Chief Cates has been quoted as saying , "I seen first hand what a mother's love for their child can accomplish."

If you would like to help this family please contact Jay Cates 603 E 1st, Hughes Springs, TX 75656 (903) 639-3716 or the local Red Cross.


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