ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis firefighters credit an 11-year-old girl with saving her 8-year-old brother from a house fire.
Captain Garon Mosby says the fire broke out around 1pm Saturday at a home near Carondelet park in south St. Louis.
The girl heard a smoke alarm, got her brother out of the home, and called 911.
Firefighters also rescued a man in his 50’s from the burning home. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition.
The kids were rushed to the hospital as a precaution. So far there’s no word on a cause.