Seven-year-old boy dies in Mulberry house fire

Clinton Co. house fire claims life of young boy

MULBERRY, Ind. - Officials said a 7-year-old boy died in a house fire early Saturday morning.

The Madison Township Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire in the 200 block of South Main Street just before 2 a.m.

Firefighters were unable to rescue a small child in an upstairs bedroom due to the amount of fire inside the house, a news release said.

Three other residents were in the house and were treated for smoke inhalation at a nearby hospital.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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