Woman, child killed in Minooka house fire
4 monthes ago - By WGN TV
MINOOKA, Ill. - A woman and a child were killed in a fire in southwest suburban Minooka.
The fire broke out in a farmhouse on Bell Road, just north of US 6, around 1 a.m. Friday.
When crews arrived to the scene, two people had already escaped the fire. Two others were trapped inside.
The identities of the victims have not yet been released.
No word on the cause of the fire.
This is a developing story. Check back for details.
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