Regional
6:16 am
Mon February 17, 2014

Father and Daughter Who Survived Muhlenburg County House Fire Return Home

11 year old Kylie Watson and her father Chad have been released from Vanderbilt Hospital.
11 year old Kylie Watson and her father Chad have been released from Vanderbilt Hospital.

A father and daughter who were injured in a tragic house fire that killed nine other family members returned home Saturday to a community parade.

Chad and 11 year old Kylie Watson arrived in Greenville to signs, balloons and cheers from well-wishers. The parade ended at Calvary Baptist Church in Central City, where there was a celebration for their return.

Kylie and her father were injured on January 30 when some type of combustible material fell against a baseboard heater in a bedroom. the blaze killed La Rae "Nikki" Watson and eight of her children aged 4 to 15.