DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Investigators have identified a teenage girl who died following a Decatur house fire. 

Authorities responded Sunday to West Main Street just west of Monroe Avenue. Parademics pulled a minor out of the home and found a second minor unconscious inside. 

Janariyah Scott, 13, is the teen who died at 12:23 p.m. Monday. She was in the pediatric ICU unit at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She was transferred there from Decatur Memorial Hospital. 

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday. 

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