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Laurel burn victim returns home

Ashley was burned in a house fire on November 3, 2011 Ashley was burned in a house fire on November 3, 2011
LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

A Jones County girl is coming home after having a near-death experience during a house fire in November.

Ashley Taylor,10, arrived home on Friday from a burn center in Augusta, Georgia.

Taylor suffered second and third degree burns while she was trapped inside her burning home on West 7th Street in Laurel.

Her father, Jason Taylor says his daughter underwent several surgeries but remains in good spirits.

On Saturday at 3 p.m., the Living Word Fellowship Church in Laurel on Second Avenue will have a welcome home celebration for the 10-year-old. 

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