CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) – Officials say the young boy who was in critical condition after a two-alarm fire in Chester Wednesday has died (see related story).
According to authorities, 4-year-old Moses McKnight was taken off of life support Friday afternoon.READ MORE: Triple Shooting At Penn's Landing Leaves 3 Teenagers Injured: Philadelphia Police
The fire also claimed the lives of two girls, identified as 6-year-old Bella McKnight and 9-year-old Amajahy Ferguson by sources.
On Wednesday night, family gathered with candles and tears for the two little girls, cousins killed in the fast moving house fire.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Heat Advisory In Effect Until Sunday Evening As Temperatures Hit Record Highs
The family had been busy planning Amajahy a 10th birthday set for Saturday.
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