3 treated for severe burns after fire in Owen County

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OWEN COUNTY, Ind. (August 5, 2015)– Firefighters responded to a fire in the 2600 block of Firecrest Lane Wednesday in Freedom, IN.

Officials say three people were able to escape the residence. A 43-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman were transported to Eskenazi Health in Indianapolis for severe burns.

An 11-year-old boy was transported to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health for severe burns.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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