Three children die in Holts Summit house fire

Friday, April 17, 2009 | 10:51 a.m. CDT; updated 8:32 p.m. CDT, Sunday, April 19, 2009

HOLTS SUMMIT — Three children are dead after an overnight fire swept through their home in Callaway County.

Holts Summit firefighters said the two-story home was fully engulfed in flames when they arrived at about 3 a.m. Friday. No names have been released, but authorities say the victims are three children. The cause is undetermined.

Holts Summit firefighters had help from four other area fire departments.

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Charles Dudley Jr April 17, 2009 | 11:09 a.m.

How very sad and prayers to the family and friends.

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