2-year-old child dies in house fire in Monongalia County, Fire Marshals say

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FAIRVIEW, W.Va. – A two-year-old child has died as a result of a house fire in Monongalia County, according to a tweet made by the West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s Office’s Twitter account on Friday.

The post stated that a house fire occurred at a residence on Days Run Road in Fairview on Thursday, Dec. 3. Marshals said that three of the house occupants escaped the fire, but a two-year-old girl was unable to get out.

Marshals also said that a man is currently at the West Penn Burn Center for treatment. According to the post, the cause of the fire is undetermined at this time and remains under investigation.

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