Child trapped in burning house in Shimshit dies

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June 25, 2011 06:29

 
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A five-year-old boy was killed Friday overnight when a house in the residential community of Shimshit erupted into flames, trapping the child inside.

Paramedics confirmed the boy's death on site.

One police officer was also injured from smoke inhalation and was taken to the nearby hospital for treatment.

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