Woman, child killed in Spartanburg house fire

Source: WSPA
Source: WSPA

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say a woman and child have died in an early morning house fire in Spartanburg County.

Coroner Rusty Clevenger says 38-year-old Shirley Leannetta Hill and 5-year-old Gradyun Vashone Lijuana Hill were killed in the fire just before 7 a.m. on Sunday.

Two people who live at the house were able to get out and tell authorities that there were still people inside.

Investigators are still trying to figure out what started the fire. Autopsies are also scheduled to determine the cause of death.

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