Toddler burned after falling in fire pit

July 27, 2012 12:31:12 AM PDT
A 2-year-old boy is being treated for third degree burns after falling into a fire pit in Marin County.

A Marin County Fire Department spokesperson says the boy fell backwards into the pit around 7 p.m. at Dillon Beach. He has burns on his lower back.

The Marin Independent Journal says the family members were with the toddler when the accident happened.

An ambulance was called in from Bodega Bay, 20 miles away.