UMC Burn Unit Treating Victim from Deadly Odessa Fire - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

3/4/08

UMC Burn Unit Treating Victim from Deadly Odessa Fire

Three children perished in a mobile home fire in Odessa that also left a woman with burns.

Authorities have identified the children who died as two siblings: Diedra Martinez, age 2, Jimmy Martinez, age 4, and their cousin, Nathaniel Ramirez, age 3.

The mother of the siblings, Crystal Garcia, age 20, suffered critical burns and was airlifted to University Medical Center in Lubbock.

Authorities say Garcia had gone to the home with her two children to babysit her nephew.

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