Child killed in Plain Dealing fire identified

Plain Dealing, LA (KSLA)- The body of a little girl that died last week in a Plain Dealing mobile house fire has been identified.

Bossier Parish Coroner Dr. John Chandler has identified the victim as six-year-old Darnayja Scott.

The fire happened on June 18 in the 100 block of Hughes Street. Leathea Johnson and four children were in the home at the time of the fire and were able to make it out except for the little girl.

A funeral date has not been announced yet but an account has been set up to help the family.