Children Injured in Union Parish Fire

Published 06/08 2014 09:52AM

Updated 06/08 2014 10:00AM

Spearsville -- Two children were injured in an overnight fire in Union Parish.

According to the State Fire Marshal, the fire happened along Pilgrims Rest Church Road. 

The Union Parish Sheriff's office says two boys, ages 7 and 8, were burned and airlifted to LSU Shreveport.

Four other children escaped the fire.

It's believed an older male was inside, smelled smoke and woke everyone up.

It's unclear how the fire started or the conditions of the victims.

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