Between Cahokia Mounds and the Gateway International Speedway stands a giant landfill. It’s about to become a giant fuel source.
Russell had been convicted in the February, 2008 murder of Karinina Polk at a Fairmont City motel.
Authorities say the death of a 60-year-old Fairmont City woman is the fourth heat-related death in the Metro-East.
The flames completely consumed a restaurant, but the big concern was a nearby gas station.