2 Year-Old Burned After Fire Pit Incident

Published 04/18 2014 02:57PM

Updated 04/18 2014 10:19PM

ARMA, KS. --- Friday afternoon, a two-year-old was life-flighted to Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City with severe burns to the hands and arms.

The incident occurred when an adult male and the toddler were in close proximity to a fire burning in a fire pit. A gas can ignited, and caught the two-year-old's clothing on fire.

The incident is currently under investigation.

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