- Associated Press - Thursday, November 5, 2015

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in Jonesboro have released the names of two children who were killed in a house fire.

KAIT-TV reports (https://bit.ly/20xPHCx ) that Craighead County Coroner Toby Emerson identified the two Thursday as 4-year-old Sylar Hill and 1-year-old Dawson Popejoy. Emerson said the bodies of the two were sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab to determine the cause of death.

A man who was also injured was hospitalized in undisclosed condition and his name has not been released.

Jonesboro police say firefighters were called to the home west of downtown just before 4 p.m. Wednesday

A suspected cause of the fire has not been released.


Information from: KAIT-TV, https://www.kait8.com/

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