Two children hurt in house fire

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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — The Decatur Fire Department says two children are hurt after a house fire Sunday.

It happened at a home near West Main and North Monroe streets.

Firefighters rescued a 7-year-old and a 13-year-old who were trapped inside a burning home. They were both taken to a hospital by ambulance.

The fire chief says they are in “pretty rough shape.”

There’s no word yet on how it started.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information when available.

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