CAHOKIA, IL (KTVI)- Firefighters battled two house fires only about a block apart from each other in Cahokia, IL Sunday morning. The home were located in the 500 and 600 blocks of St. Thomas Drive. The fires reported within ten minutes of each other.
Both homes were vacant and no one was hurt. Neighbors were concerned about nearby homes, but everyone was able to get out and there is no apparent damage to other houses.
The fires are considered suspicious at this time. The State Fire Marshall is on the scene.