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4 persons die in a Garland County house fire



Garland County, Arkansas – On Friday two children ages 4 and 2 in a house fire northeast of Hot Springs, Arkansas State Police reported.

The blaze at 118 Echols Drive broke out around 10 A.M. and drew a response from Morning Starr, Lake Hamilton, and Fountain Lake firefighters.

Once they were able to enter the home, they found the bodies of Kayle Arriaga, 29, her 4 and 2-year-old children Mattie and Wesley Cummins, and Kenneth Ingram, 31.

The origin and cause of the fire will be determined by the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division along with the department’s Fire Marshal.

The State Medical Examiner will determine how the victims died.