Three children died in a fire downstate.

Firefighters from Indian River Volunteer Fire Company, the Lewes Fire Department, and the Millsboro Fire Company.  

Firefighters from Indian River, Lewes, and Millsboro were called to Pot Nets Bayside in Long Neck Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at 2:30 p.m.  

WBOC reported that sources told WRDE that three kids were found dead in the back room of a trailer on Scarp Street.

All three children were under the age of five. Another child was taken to Beebe Medical Center and was later released. That child was apparently rescued by a parent.