Two Young Children Found Dead after Hickory Mobile Home Fire

HICKORY, N.C. – Investigators say two children, both under the age of 10, have been found dead after a mobile home fire in Hickory.

Firefighters arrived at the scene on 7th Ave. SW around 4:00 on Saturday afternoon.

“When firefighters got on the scene the fire was already coming from the mobile home, with heavy amounts of smoke. Neighbors and others tried to get in to help out,” explains Terri Byers, with the Hickory Fire Department.

We’re told no other injuries were reported.

Hickory Fire, Hickory Police, and the State Bureau of Investigation are working to determine how the fire started.