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3 children die in North MS house fire

BYHALIA, Miss. (AP) -

Three children have died in a house fire Saturday in rural north Mississippi.

Byhalia Fire Chief Leland Reed said a woman escaped the fire which was reported about 2 a.m.

Reed said the children, ages eight months to two years-old, were trapped inside the house by the fire.

Reed said the names of the children have not been released.

He said the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Byhalia is located about 33 miles southeast of Memphis along U.S. Highway 78.

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