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Red Cross Assists Normal, IL Man After Home Fire

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The homeowners woke to the sound of neighbors pounding all around trailer in attempt to get his attention.

Early this morning (August 20), the Red Cross was called to the scene of a home fire in the 800 block of 5th Street in Normal, IL. The homeowner was asleep when the fire started and woke to the sound of neighbors pounding all around trailer in attempt to get his attention. The man escaped through a back window and is, thankfully, unharmed, but the home is now uninhabitable. The Red Cross provided the man with his emergency disaster caused needs including food and shelter.