Father and Young Boy Burned on Saturday Still Recovering

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WEST ODESSA - A young boy and his father are being treated in a Lubbock hospital after they were burned in their mobile home.

Ector County Sheriff's Deputies say they responded to a possible explosion in West Odessa just after seven Saturday night.

Fire crews found the home in the 71-hundred block of West McCoy fully engulfed in flames.  

Crews are still investigating what caused the fire.

The boy, who is believed to be between 5 and 6 years old,  and his father were airlifted to Lubbock for treatment.

Several other family members made it out safely.