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Eleven-Year-Old Girl Injured In House Fire

A Stone County girl was seriously injured in a house fire Monday night.

Angel Taylor, 11, is in critical condition at the University of South Alabama Children's and Women's Hospital in Mobile.

Firefighters were called to a home at 34 Ten Mile Church Road around 6 p.m. Monday. Wiggins Fire Chief Richard Tice says two of his firefighters found the young victim unconscious in the living room. They performed CPR at the scene.

The child was taken by helicopter to Mobile.

Chief Tice says the cause of the fire, which began in a bedroom, is being investigated.

The injured youngster is a neighbor who was visiting the home where the fire occurred.

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