Child flown to burn center

Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a residence in the 900 block of Main Street on 10/22/17 at 2140 hours for a 2-year-old who had fallen into a fire. Upon arrival, officers learned that the child tripped and fell into a small fire that was part of the family's evening in their back yard. The child was quickly pulled from the fire by a witness. Due to the burns he received, the Life Lion medical helicopter landed at the Swatara Middle School property and flew the child to the Lehigh Valley Burn Center.

Incident Date: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 9:40pm

Case Number: 

17-0015299

Location: 

900 block Main Street
Steelton, PA 17113