White Oak Teen Dies From Burns

An East Texas community is mourning the loss of a teenager who suffered terrible burns in an accident last weekend. 16 year old Cody James of White Oak was burned over 60 percent of his body in an accident in Whitehouse as he was burning brush. He was rushed to a burn unit at Parkland hospital in Dallas. He died there of his injuries last night. Fundraisers planned for Saturday to help Cody's family in the White Oak area will go on as scheduled. Funeral services have been set at Lakeview cemetery Sunday afternoon at 3 p-m.