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Infant scalded in Washington Township

Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, 11:03 a.m.
 

A Washington Township infant girl is in a Pittsburgh hospital burn unit after she reportedly was scalded by boiling water Friday morning, a Westmoreland County dispatcher confirmed.

The accident happened at about 9:50 a.m. in a house along the 200 block of Pine Run Church Road in Washington Township. The girl, whose identity was not immediately available, was flown by helicopter to West Penn Hospital. Her condition was not available.

Township police are investigating the incident. The circumstances of how she was burned were not yet available.

Chuck Biedka is a staff writer for Trib Total Media.

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