By Harold Bearden
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 | 4:10 PM
Sailor Vincent Knight, seven year old son of Justin and Wendy Knight died in a fire Sunday morning at their residence on 16th Avenue. According to a relative, Justin and Wendy are in the burn unit at UAB. They are both on ventilators and in ICU. Wendy is burned very badly on her face and hands. She has other burns but her face and hands are the most severe. Justin has burns on his body but his lungs are very bad. Ethelene Teas, Justin’s grandmother, is in the burn unit but is in a private room.
The family had no life or health insurance and lost everything to the fire. A fund has been set up for the family at Traders and Farmers bank. It is called the Justin Knight Family Fund.