O'FALLON, Ill. - Heavy flames from an overnight fire forced two families out of their O'Fallon homes.
The fire started just before midnight in the back of a house on Fieldspring Court in the Manors Fairwood Hills' subdivision.
Fearing that the fast-moving flames may spread firefighters evacuated the next-door neighbors.
Two adults and two teens were able to safely get out.
We are told that the homeowner's dog may have played a role in the fire.
Breaking Overnight —House Fire in the metro east. pic.twitter.com/6oE1S1Nfys
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