Young boy killed in city house fire

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Posted: June 19, 2013

The Winchester Star

Neighbors Annette Bell and James Harrington comfort each other Tuesday afternoon after they helped to rescue children from a burning home on North Kent Street in Winchester. One child died in the blaze. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Firefighters climb a ladder to the porch roof of a house on North Kent Street where a young child died. Four other children were rescued from the home. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Winchester police officers and neighbors comfort a woman whose home burned Tuesday.
A city police officer blocks off the area around Kent Street and Fairfax Lane Tuesday afternoon — the scene of the fatal fire. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — A young child died in a Kent Street house fire Tuesday afternoon as the boy’s mother and fast-acting neighbors rushed to save his four siblings.

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