Toddler Found Unresponsive In Council Bluffs Fire Dies


Authorities say a 2-year-old girl found unresponsive along with her mother in a Council Bluffs apartment fire has died.

The Omaha World-Herald reports that A'Nyia Patton died Friday night at Children's Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska, where she was taken after being found by firefighters in the burning apartment Wednesday morning.

An autopsy has been ordered.

The girl's mother, 37-year-old Michelle Patton, remained in critical condition at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

Firefighters were sent to the blaze 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Within minutes, they had the fire under control and found the mother and child in a bedroom. At the time, neither had a pulse and CPR was started to revive them.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Source :

Toddler found unresponsive in Council Bluffs fire dies
Child dies in hospital after Council Bluffs fire
Energetic toddler had a contagious smile; mother in serious condition after Bluffs fire
Toddler found unconscious after apartment fire dies; mother still in critical condition
Toddler found after suspected overdose deaths in Annapolis
Nebraska News Headlines Friday
Iowa briefs
Damascus toddler dies after caught in drapery cord
'It’s just a shocking scene to walk into,' says Pottawattamie County sheriff upon finding 2 of his deputies shot