Girl Killed in Mobile Home Fire, 7 Others Injured

A 5-year-old girl was killed and seven others were injured Thursday when an electrical fire ripped through a mobile home in Escondido. Officials said the fire sparked near a Christmas tree. Here are photos from the tragic scene.

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The scene of the deadly fire at a mobile home on West 15th Street in Escondido on Dec. 29, 2016.
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A photo of the Flores family, the victims of the mobile home fire in Escondido.
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The charred mobile home was completely destroyed in the deadly fire, officials said.
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Investigators believe the fire was electrical in nature, possibly stemming from an extension cord leading to lights on a Christmas tree.
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Six children and three adults were home at the time of the fire. Two children were trapped, while the others escaped. Firefighters were able to pull a 10-year-old boy out alive, but a 5-year-old girl died in the fire.
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A neighbor told NBC 7 he could hear the mother of the children screaming hysterically as the blaze consumed their home. She described the scene as chaotic, with the family scrambling to jump out of windows to safety.
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Toys were left behind at the scene of the tragedy -- a solemn tribute to the little girl killed in the fire.
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