6-Year-Old, Man Dead In House Fire

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)– A child and an adult were killed in a house fire in Colorado Springs on Friday afternoon.

Firefighters rushed to the burning home in the 700 block of E. Cucharras Street about 2 p.m. on Friday afternoon.

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When they arrived they found a 6-year-old and an adult male dead. A 2-year-old was rushed by helicopter to a hospital in the Denver metro area.

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A criminal investigation is underway.

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