One person arrested in connection to child’s death in Plainview car fire


PLAINVIEW, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — One person was arrested Friday for Criminally Negligent Homicide in connection to the death of a 3-year-old child in Plainview, according to the Plainview Police Department.

The name of the person will be released tomorrow.

According to the Plainview Police Department, at 2:45 p.m., police and fire departments were called to the 3600 block of Olton Rd. in reference to a car on fire.

When officers arrived, they said they found the 3-year-old dead in a car seat in the back of a vehicle.

Officials said the state fire marshall has been notified.

This is a developing story. Stay with for the latest.

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