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Second child dies after Baltimore house fire

Posted at 12:57 PM, Dec 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-14 17:24:23-05

A 5-year-old girl died one day after a fire took the lives of her mother and 4-year-old sister. 

Fire crews responded to the house in the 700 block of E. Coldspring Lane early Wednesday morning. Three people were rescued, but the mother and one of the daughters died shortly after the fire. 

RELATED: Woman, 4-year-old killed in NE Baltimore house fire

The 5-year-old was critically injured on Wednesday and officials say she died on Thursday at the hospital. 

The cause of the fire is still under investigation and the identities of the victims have not been released.

So far this year, there have been 25 fire fatalities in Baltimore City.