ST. CHARLES, Mo. – A fire left a woman dead inside of her mobile home Monday night.
According to St. Charles Police officers, the fire happened around 11:00 p.m. and was located at 3720 Rue Street. Kirsten Dorlaque, a 17-year-old neighbor, said she called 911 in regards to the fire at 10:24 p.m. She saw heavy smoke and heard loud booms. Dorlaque, her boyfriend, and her mom all worked to save the woman ahead of when firefighters got to the scene. Dorlaque said they got the woman’s cat and dog out of the house, but they were both dead.
The woman lived by herself. She was taken out of the home by officials, but by that time, she had died in the fire.
Further information on the fire has yet to be reported. FOX 2 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.