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Girl, 3, is fourth child to die after Walkden house fire

[A] little girl who was fighting for her life after a house fire in Walkden has sadly died in hospital.

Shortly before 5am on Monday 11 December 2017, emergency services were called to Jackson Street in Walkden to reports of a house fire.

The fire service sought to put the fire under control and rescue the seven people inside.

The girl is believed to be 3-year-old Lia Pearson.

Her brothers and sisters Demi Pearson, 14, Brandon Pearson, 8 and Lacie Pearson, 7 also sadly died in the fire.

The children’s mother is currently fighting for her life in hospital.

Two 16-year-old boys escaped from the house uninjured.

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