Six Year Old Boy Badly Burned Over the Weekend Has Died

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WEST ODESSA - The six year old boy badly burned in a West Odessa mobile home fire lost his fight for life.

Ramon Velasquez, Junior has died from the injuries he received in the fire at this home on West McCoy Saturday night.  

The boy and his father, 39 year old Ramon Senior, suffered second and third degree burns in the blaze.  

Both were taken to the burn unit in Lubbock.  

Ramon Senior remains in critical condition.  

Firefighters went to the home after a call of explosion, and found it filled with flames.

No word yet on how the fire started.  

The rest of the family escaped safely.