Child dies after Hillsboro fire Monday morning

Firefighters and first responders battle a Hillsboro mobile home fire, which claimed the life of a child Monday morning.  

A house fire claimed the life of a child Monday morning in Hillsboro, according to Lawrence County Coroner Scott Norwood.

Norwood said the fire occurred in the 4000 block of Lawrence County Road 170, east of County Road 217. The child’s age and identity are not available at this time.

Updates will be posted as they are received.

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