Weather Alert

Two Dead; Four Injured in Fire

(Ingleside, IL)  Two young girls are dead, four others were injured after a fire in Ingleside. The blaze broke out just before 11 o’clock last (Thursday) night in the 35-thousand block of N. Hunt Avenue.

Officials say people were trapped inside the home when they arrived, and the conditions made it difficult to perform a rescue.

The two deceased are an 8 and 5 year old girl. Four adults were injured and transported to area hospitals…two of those were then taken to a different hospital for treatment of severe burns.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, and crews remained on scene through most of the morning.


Connect With Us Listen To Us On