Monday, 05 September 2022 13:12

Three Children Perish in House Fire, Fourth Hospitalised in Westmoreland

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Three children died and a fourth suffered critical injuries during a fire which destroyed their home in Springfield, Westmoreland.
The remains of  the three children, who are brothers, were found in the rubble Sunday night.
 
They have been identified as Jaden and Jordain Laing, both seven years-old and eight year-old Adrianna Laing.
 
The fourth child, their 14 year-old sister,  is in hospital.
 
Radio Jamaica News was informed that the children were at home shortly after 7 o'clock in the evening when the fire was started by a candle.
 
The fire spread throughout the board and concrete house and the children were trapped.