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Boy, 3, burned by spilled coffee at Wawa, rushed to hospital

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Mar 25 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Mar 26 2013 06:04:54 PM CDT

A 3-year-old boy suffered burns when coffee spilled on him at a convenience store in Spring Township.

SPRING TWP., Pa. -

A 3-year-old boy suffered burns when coffee spilled on him at a convenience store in Berks County, police said.

The boy was taken to the hospital after he tried to pick up a cup of coffee at the Wawa on Penn Avenue in Spring Township around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, police said.

The coffee spilled onto the boy's chest, police said.