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Child burned in blanket fire


GRANT COUNTY, WISCONSIN (KWWL)--  An 11 month old had 2nd and 3rd degree burns to her left foot and leg after another child set fire to the blanket she was sitting on.

The Grant County Sheriff Department reports Emily Lizama was burned Wednesday morning in Glen Haven. Her mother took her to the Prairie Du Chien Hospital. She was later transferred to the University of Wisconsin burn unit in Madison.

The sheriff's department is investigating the circumstances that led to the injuries.

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