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UPDATE: Car Fire Claims the Life of a Billings Toddler

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UPDATE: The Park County Coroner names the Billings toddler who lost her life on I-90, west of Big Timber, shortly before 6:00 pm on Wednesday. He says she is Zaria Rey Santos.

Montana Highway Patrol Trooper, Erick Fetterhoff, says the toddler could not escape the flames that engulfed the car in which she was traveling.

Trooper Fetterhoff says two cars with Billings residents were traveling together.

One person in the second car saw fluid coming out of the lead car and radioed to the driver to pull over.

Shortly thereafter, the car burst into flames.

All five people in the lead car were burned.

Three were transported to Livingston Memorial Hospital.

One was flown to Billings.

The incident is under investigation.

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