Murfreesboro, N.C. — A mother and her two children were killed late Wednesday when their Northampton County mobile home was destroyed by fire, authorities said.
Authorities from Northampton and Hertford counties responded to the fire at about 11:45 p.m. on U.S. Highway 258 near Murfreesboro. By the time they arrived, the mobile home was engulfed in flames, they said.
The bodies of Sarah Vann, an 11-year-old and a 2-year-old were later found inside, authorities said.
The Northampton County Sheriff’s Office and the State Bureau of Investigations are investigating the cause of the fire.
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