YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown fire officials confirmed that five children died in a house fire late Sunday.
The fire broke around 11:30 p.m. at a home in the 400 block of Parkliffe Avenue. Heavy flames and smoke were coming from the house when crews arrived.
Firefighters say five children were in the house at the time. Two children died in the fire. Three others were rescued and taken to Mercy Health in Youngstown where they succumbed to their injuries.