On Wednesday, September 11, volunteers were called to the scene of an early morning home fire on James Parkways in Washington, IL. The family of 4 already left the scene of the blaze, but volunteers met with the family later that day to provide Red Cross assistance.
Also on Wednesday, September 11, volunteers met with the neighbor of the James Parkway family. The family of 2's home also caught fire as a result of the first blaze. The family has special needs, but the Red Cross provided assistance to the family that suited their needs. A volunteer, Red Cross nurse was also called to assit the family with their medical needs.