Terry Bell, deputy chief of the Caseyville Fire Department, talks about Monday morning's fire at 520 South Main. No one was injured but traffic was diverted off Illinois 157 as firefighters fought the blaze in southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.
A cat was saved Monday morning during a house fire at 520 South Main in Caseyville IL. The cat was put in a carrier while firefighters from four districts battled the blaze in southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO. No one was hurt in the blaze.
With solar systems popping up across the country, firefighters face new challenges in safety. Madison IL Fire Department now has a major solar array to alleviate its own costs, and will provide training to area firefighters in southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO, on safely responding to fires in solar-powered structures.
A 14-year-old girl has died after falling from a water tank off Hecker Street near Belleville IL Recycling in Southern Illinois, near St. Louis, MO, according to police and the St. Clair County IL Coroner’s Office. The girl attended West Junior High School.
The St. Clair County, IL Sheriff’s Department said a man who was cutting wood near the Dupo IL Levee found a man’s body about 1:30 p.m. Saturday about 75 yards off Illinois 3 and south of Cahokia, IL in St. Clair County, IL near St. Louis, MO in Southern Illinois.