Child found dead inside RV following fire

Posted at: 11/15/2013 10:17 PM
By: Steve Mieczkowski,

A small child was found dead inside an RV following a fire Friday evening.

The fire happened near Gun Club and Coors at approximately 7:30 p.m. Investigators are treating the fire as suspicious.

A woman at the scene who told KOB Eyewitness News 4 she was the child's grandmother said it was her 4-year-old granddaughter who perished in the RV. Bernalillo County fire officials would not confirm the age or gender of the victim.

A woman who described heself as a family friend told KOB she witnessed the girl's uncle try to pull the girl from the RV.

KOB will have more on this breaking story during Saturday's newscasts.