ROSSVILLE, WALKER COUNTY (WRCB) – A three year old child from North Georgia is recovering at a burn center in Augusta.

Eyewitness News spoke with the child's mother Monday.

Lola Paradiso says the child's burns indicate she was in scalding hot water.

Paradiso has been posting updates on her Facebook page, but has asked us to not show her children.

She says the child underwent surgery Monday.

The Rossville Police Department is investigating.