Firefighters: New Mexico house fire kills infant

New Mexico

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico house fire killed an infant and led two other young children to be taken to a hospital, firefighters said Sunday.

Roswell Fire Department spokesman Todd Wildermuth said the cause of the fire is under investigation but it broke out at a home in the southeast New Mexican city around 11 a.m.

Emergency responders took the infant to a hospital, where the child was pronounced dead.

A 3-year-old and a 4-year-old were also taken to a hospital for evaluation. 

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