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Investigators Rule Triple Fatal Fire In Spring Lake Accidental

Posted February 1, 2006 5:21 a.m. EST

— Investigators believe a pot left on a stove caused the fire that killed a mother and her two young children.

The fire destroyed a mobile home in Spring Lake on Tuesday. Honesty Leach died along with her two boys, 3-year-old Treaquon and 5-month-old Xavier. They were found in their bedrooms. A neighbor pulled the father to safety.