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One Year After Deadly Fridley Car Fire, Family Remembers Ty'rah White's Energy

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Thursday marks one year since two sisters were caught in a car fire in a Fridley Walmart parking lot.
Ty'rah White, who was six years old, died a day later. Her nine-year-old sister Taraji survived, but was badly burned. Their mother was inside the store when the fire started.
“When she was gone, I felt like a piece of something in my head was missing, like her sound, her energy, her dancing,” said Essie McKenzie, the girls' mother.
The girls were sleeping that day, and McKenzie let them stay in the car as she quickly ran inside the store.
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