Red Cross assists Manito family after home fire

Fire Safety

On Tuesday, September 17, the Red Cross responded to a home fire on Evergreen Drive in Manito at 10:30am.   The father woke to a smoke-filled house and immediately rescued his 4 year-old son and dog before escaping the home. The house sustained major damage. The family of 3 was assisted with their emergency disaster-caused needs including food, clothing and lodging.