DECATUR, AL (WZDX) - Firefighters said two children died after a fire at an apartment complex on 5th Avenue Southeast Thursday morning.
The fire happened around 7:30 a.m. at West Ridge Apartments.
Officials said the children's parents and an 8-year-old sibling were able to make it out of their home. The family was not able to get to the other children, ages 2 and 4.
The identities of the victims have not been released, and neither has the cause of the fire. Officials did say the fire began on the first floor of a building.