St. Louis fire officials say a man was killed in an apartment building fire that sent about a half dozen other people to hospitals.
It appears the man suffered no obvious external injuries. He was transported to Saint Louis University Hospital for observation.
The Central County Fire and Rescue Unit rushed to the scene of a reported heroin overdose Monday night.
Stray Rescue has rescued two stray pigs found roaming the streets this year – one in South St. Louis and another in North City.
Another week left in special $10 adoption program to ease overcrowding at shelter.
The unlicensed owners did not live at the property – which had no running water – and they provided little to no veterinary care for the animals.
Residents could hear the cat’s meows for several nights and reached out for help. Neither the city nor the fire department had a ladder tall enough to reach 50 feet up to pull the kitten to safety.
Two people were air-lifted to the hospital after a fire leveled their Jefferson County home this morning.
Came across accident on way to work
Firefighters rescued a parachutist who became stuck on wires of a broadcast tower and dangled for about two hours.