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Red Cross Responds to Fire in Wapella

Red Cross Responds to Fire in Wapella
Volunteers assisted the family of 2 with their emergency disaster caused needs.

Heavy thunderstorms rolled through central Illinois on Tuesday, June 25 causing high winds and multiple lightning strikes. Early in the evening, Red Cross volunteers in DeWitt county received a call to respond to a home fire that resulted from a lightning strike in Wapella. Volunteers provided the family of two with their emergency disaster-caused needs including food and shelter.