5 Injured in New Castle County Home Fire

Investigators have not released the cause of the fire.

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    Five people were hospitalized with smoke inhalation after a fire destroyed a home in New Castle County.

    It happened around 9:20 p.m. at 33 Elsmere Boulevard Friday.

    Investigators say a 38-year-old woman and her 4-year-old child were both taken to Christiana Hospital with smoke inhalation. The two are listed in serious condition.

    A firefighter and two police officers who rescued them also suffered smoke inhalation. 

    The cause of the fire is still under investigation.


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