At around 12:20 a.m. on Tuesday, June 7 firefighters from Central County Fire & Rescue, Cottleville Fire Protection District and O'Fallon Fire Protection District and St. Charles County Ambulance District responded to a house fire in the 1100 block of Birdie Hills Rd. St. Charles County Ambulance Medic 10 was the first to arrive and reported heavy fire showing from the home.
When emergency responders arrived everyone was out of the home and firefighters began extinguishing the fire. Two victims were transported to a local hospital for what is believed to be smoke inhalation.
The fire is being investigated by CCFR, and a cause is not available at this time.