Two children dead in house fire in Calhoun County

By NEMS Daily Journal

PITTSBORO – A 3-year-old girl and 10-year-old boy died in a house fire in Calhoun County Thursday morning, according to Calhoun County Sheriff Greg Pollan.

A call about a fire at County Road 247 in Steentown Community came in around 7:25 a.m.

The children were identified as: Madyson Smalley, 3, and Malik Glaspie, 10.

Pollan said the State Fire Marshall is on the scene investigating the cause of the fire.

Northeast Calhoun and Bruce fire departments responded to the blaze.

More as it is available.