Fire Kills Three Children in Northern Indiana

An infant and two other children have died in an overnight house fire in Hammond, Indiana.
An infant and two other children have died in an overnight house fire in Hammond, Indiana.

WRTV TV in Indianapolis reports Wednesday night's fire killed a 6-month-old and siblings ages three and six.

The victims' 28-year-old father and two other children were taken to a hospital, but were expected to be moved to a Chicago hospital's burn unit.
 
The man was reportedly badly burned while the surviving children suffered smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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