7-year-old girl killed in house fire in Lorain

LORAIN, Ohio - A 7-year-old child was killed when a fire broke out in a home in Lorain early Sunday morning.

The fire broke out at 1912 Washington Ave. around 3:15 a.m.

Lorain Fire tells FOX 8 six people were in the home when the fire broke out.

Five made it out safely.

A 7-year-old died in the fire.

The coroner tells us it was a little girl.

She has not been identified.

The coroner tells us her death was fire-related but is still under investigation.

The cause of the fire is also under investigation.

Lorain Fire tells FOX 8 that 50% of the home was engulfed in flames when fire crews arrived.

Stay with FOX 8 for more as this story develops.

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