Coroner confirms 3-year-old’s death in Sunday morning camper fire


SIMCOE – A 3-year-old child was killed this morning in a camper fire in the community of Simcoe. The incident occurred on County Road 1670 at approximately 8:40 a.m.

Cullman County Coroner Jeremy L. Kilpatrick confirmed the fatality. "A 3-year-old did pass away in the fire. The child was pronounced dead at the scene."

The camper was on a property with a residence.

Volunteer fire fighters from Fairivew, Gold Ridge, Berlin and Holly Pond responded to the scene, along with Cullman EMS, the Cullman County Sheriff's Office and the Alabama Fire Marshal's Office.

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