According to officials, a fire killed two young girls in their Danville home. Two adults and two other young children managed to escape the home.
The Vermilion County coroner announced that the 5-year-old and 4-year-old were pronounced dead at 6:35 p.m. on the day of the fire.
The Danville Fire Department are currently investigating to find the cause and no other details of the event were released at this time.
Fire accidents and other premises liability cases can severely injure those involved, our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victims during this difficult time.