news 2Two children are today fighting for their lives at hospital after suffering third degree burns about their

bodies. The children, 4 year old Kemiel Jacob and 10 month old Kyle are warded at the San Fernando General Hospital.

According to reports, the children’s father had been assisting his father in building a dog Kennel, next to his Palo Seco home shortly after 3pm yesterday when he saw smoke emanating from within his home.

When he entered the home, he realized that the children’s bedroom was on fire.

The 25 year old rigger rushed to his children’s aid and they were taken to the Palo Seco Health Centre where they were taken to the San Fernando General Hospital.

Fire services and Petrotrin fire services responded to the blaze however the house was completely destroyed.

The cause of the fire could not immediately be determined