Three children killed in New Year’s Day house fire in El Reno

EL RENO, Okla.– Three children died after a house fire early New Year’s morning in El Reno.

Crews responded to the home in the 200 block of North K Ave. just after 6:00 a.m. Monday morning.

People were carrying the children out of the burning home according to Fire Chief, Kent Lagaly.

The children are all under the age of 8 although exact ages and names are not being released at this time.

Lagaly says the blaze was contained to one room of the home.

The fire marshall is investigating.