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3 juveniles killed in New Albany house fire

New Albany dispatch said the fire started around 2 a.m. Saturday in a one-story house at 335 Ealy St. off West Street near Interstate 64. New Albany dispatch said the fire started around 2 a.m. Saturday in a one-story house at 335 Ealy St. off West Street near Interstate 64.

NEW ALBANY, IN (WAVE) – Three juveniles were killed in an early morning house fire.

New Albany dispatch said the fire started around 2 a.m. Saturday in a one-story house at 335 Ealy St. off West Street near Interstate 64.

Chris Koehler of the New Albany Fire Department confirmed three juveniles were killed by the fire. They were in bed at the time it started.

When firefighters arrived, heavy fire and smoke were coming from the front of the house. After knocking down the front door, the firefighters found the three children already dead and rescued another child.

According to a press release, the investigation determined the cause of the fire involved combustibles too close to a space heater.

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