VICTORVILLE (CBSLA) — A 12-year-old boy is dead Monday after a fire broke out at a Victorville home.
Authorities responded to a home in the 13400 block of Hidden Valley Road late Friday night on the report of a house fire. Four children were reported to be inside the home on the second floor.READ MORE: Free Dodgers Tickets For 1,000 Fans As Incentives Continue Rolling In For Californians Who Received The COVID Vaccine
The children were all rescued and taken to local area hospitals, but a 12-year-old boy was later pronounced dead. His name has not been released.READ MORE: Driver Killed After Careening Into Hancock Park Home, Sparking Fire; Street Racing May Be To Blame
A 5-year-old girl, and two boys, ages 5 and 10, remain hospitalized in critical condition. Two adults who were home at the time of the fire able to get out of the home and were not injured.
The cause of the fire is under investigation by the San Bernardino County sheriff’s arson/bomb detail and the San Bernardino County Fire Department.MORE NEWS: Fire Crews Prepare As Hot Spell Expected To Bear Down On Southland Next Week
Anyone with information about the fire can contact the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at (760) 552-6800.