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1-year-old boy burned at southwest Miami-Dade County home

Child airlifted to hospital

An ash pile could be seen in the driveway of a home where a 1-year-old boy was burned.
An ash pile could be seen in the driveway of a home where a 1-year-old boy was burned.

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A 1-year-old boy was airlifted to a hospital Monday night after being burned at his southwest Miami-Dade County home.

A man who identified himself as the boy's uncle told Local 10 News a relative was burning papers in the driveway of a home near Southwest 288th Street and Southwest 146th Avenue at the time.

A pile of ashes could be seen in the driveway of the home.

Miami-Dade police couldn't say how the boy was burned, but there is no criminal investigation at this time.

The child's condition wasn't immediately known.