Child killed in daycare fire in Sullivan

Courtesy WTWO
Courtesy WTWO

SULLIVAN CO., IN (WFIE) - Sullivan County dispatch confirms a child was killed at an early morning fire at a daycare.

The fire broke out at Waterman's Wonderland Daycare on East Silver Street in Sullivan around 4:30 Tuesday morning (CST).

The Sullivan Daily Times reports that the fatality was a one-and-a-half-year-old girl.

Five other children and a daycare worker were also inside the building when the fire started but they made it out safely.

The Sullivan City Fire Department Chief tells the Daily Times that the cause of the fire is under investigation, but arson is not suspected.

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