- Associated Press - Friday, July 28, 2017

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) - Authorities say a 3-year-old boy has died after he was hurt in an apartment fire in Pine Bluff last week.

Pine Bluff Fire and Emergency Services said Thursday that JeTarius Nesim Urquhart-Walker died from injuries he suffered in the July 21 fire at the Pineywood Apartments. The Pine Bluff Commercial reports that the boy was one of four people who were taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

The newspaper reports that an adult woman and another child have been released from the hospital, while an infant remains hospitalized.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


Information from: Pine Bluff Commercial, https://www.pbcommercial.com

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