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Names released of 3 Alabama children killed in Christmas Day fire in Louisiana

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HOUMA, LA. -

The identities of the three Alabama children who died in a Louisiana mobile home fire have been released.

A Louisiana newspaper is reporting they are 12-year-old Roxana Mejia, 11-year-old Josue Mejia and nine-year-old Rommy Mejia.

The children are from Dekalb County.

The fire happened early Christmas morning in a mobile home in Houma, Louisiana.

Their parents escaped from the fire along with a fourth sibling. The children's father was badly burned while rescuing a child from the fire.

The family was in Louisiana to visit with relatives who lived in the mobile home.

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