CAHOKIA, IL (KTVI) - A former Marine and three other men broke windows to rescue two women trapped in a burning home Wednesday. The home is located 900 block of St. Patrick blvd in Cahokia.
Firefighters received the call at around 8:40am. They also rescued 1 of 2 cats that were inside.
The women were treated on the scene by paramedics and are expected to be okay.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.