Neighbors mourn victims

neighbors mourn victims

Posted: Jan. 11, 2019 11:20 PM
Updated: Jan. 11, 2019 11:20 PM

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couple who lost their children. a go-fund-me page is set up. more on that in a mement. but first newschannel 2's caitlin irla talked with a neighbor who's kids went to school with the boys were died. --caitlin has more from the fire scene... caitlin. --alive intro-- don the scene is quiet here now on east steele st. but i spoke with some neighbors who are saddened to hear about what happened --incert pkg-- "just wish i could help. i'm out here with my kids every morning throughout the week right here on the corner of steele and king." kevin kingdon's kids were friends with the boys who died in the fire, riding the bus to school together every day. he says they are too young to understand kevin kingdon - "they really don't know yet whats going on but they know of some stuff that went on today." another neighbor says she will never forget what she saw. deborah fitch says - "knowing now there was children in the house. oh terrible, because i have grandchildren" deborah fitch tried to confort the family when this first happened "i was trying to help everybody over here and comfort a couple of ladies because they were their grandchildren in there" a go fund me page has been set up to raise money for the funerals, and for the family to start rebuilding a new home. "i feel bad, i really do. i wish there was something i could do. i give my heartfelt condolences to the family." --as live tag-- now we did reach out to the school district to see if there will be grief counslers monday morning but we have yet to hear back. in herkimer, caitlin irla, nc2. a go fund me page is set up for the victims. a go fund me page is set up for the victims. --a family is organizing the fundraiser. --and they've nearly reached their goal of 10-thousand dollars already. we have the link at our website at wktv.com. happening tomorrow-- community members have organized a vigil. everyone is invited. it's scheduled to take place at 7:30pm... at the scene of the fire. you're asked to bring a candle.. and teddy bear. time for a first look
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