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Child suffers serious burns at Durham inn

Posted October 29, 2014 4:35 p.m. EDT

Durham Police Department

— An 11-month-old boy suffered serious burns Tuesday after a pot of boiling water fell on him, police said.

The incident happened at about 5:15 p.m. at the Budget Inn, 2101 Holloway St. The child was taken to the UNC Burn Center.

The incident is under investigation, police said.