ELLENSBURG, Wash.-- Three people were killed in a fire early this morning in Ellensburg. Kittitas Valley Fire and Rescue say a pan with food was left on a stove, and it started the fire that killed a mother and her two sons.
The home was on the 200 block of East 14th Avenue. Crews say they arrived at the home within 9 minutes to find flames coming out of the back of the home.
The mom and a six-year-old boy were in one room. The mother died after arriving to Kittitas Valley Community Hospital. The six-year-old died an hour later, and another boy was found inside and died on the scene.