Rescue

A crane arrives in Mehlville to help retrieve a parachutist stranded on broadcast tower wires. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Parachutist Rescued from Radio-T.V. Tower in South County

Firefighters rescued a parachutist who became stuck on wires of a broadcast tower and dangled for about two hours.

10/31/2014

A woman is helped on to a stretcher by St. Louis firefighters after being pulled from her house with another person during a fire in north St. Louis on Oct. 23, 2014.  The two suffered minor smoke inhalation. (UPI/Bill Greenbatt)

Two Rescued from House Fire in North St. Louis

The St. Louis Fire Department rescued two people trapped in a burning home Thursday afternoon. Firefighters arrived around 3:45 p.m. to the 3100 block of Evans to find lots of smoke and two people at an upstairs window.

10/24/2014

The Kingman family survived a serious accident when their car went off an icy highway. A family dog ran from the wreck scene as two unknown men attempted to pull the family from the wreckage. The dog, April, was later found and reunited with the family nearly a week later. Now the family has discovered the identity of the men who helped them from the wreckage. Photo courtesy of the Daily Journal.

Missouri Family Says Thanks to Rescuers

Two weeks after two strangers showed up out of nowhere to pull a girl from an overturned car in a ravine, the family has finally had the chance to say thank you.

03/31/2014

KMOX/Brett Blume

Dog Rescue Planned in Rural Howell County

As part of a joint effort, 135 puppies and adult dogs are being rescued from a dog breeding facility in rural Howell County, Missouri.

02/26/2014

Tim Rutledge was pinned underneath his rig after he tried to scrape ice of his brakes. (Getty Images)

Trapped Trucker Survives Hours In Subzero Weather

Tim Rutledge was pinned underneath his rig after he tried to clear ice off the brakes.

01/10/2014

(Photo Courtesy St. Louis Fire Dept.)

Three Rescued From Burning St. Louis Building

One had been trapped by flames, smoke

12/19/2013

(KMOX/Brett Blume)

Soccer Star Makes Big Donation To Stray Rescue, Urges St. Louis Athletes To Match

Tim Ream of the Bolton Wanderers made recent visit to St. Louis shelter.

08/26/2013

House Fire

Alton Couple Pulls Neighbor From Burning Home

82 year old woman collapsed on porch after fire broke out.

08/03/2013

Firefighters rescued two dogs who fell in a sinkhole in Columbia, Illinois.  (Photo via The Monroe County Independent)

Sinkhole Swallows Two Dogs in Columbia, Illinois

Two dogs are okay after being rescued from the bottom of a 40 foot sinkhole near Columbia, Illinois Wednesday.

05/09/2013

(KMOX/Brian Kelly)

Smart Car Plunges into Mississippi River at St. Louis

The driver was apparently trying to turn the vehicle around Tuesday when it backed over an embankment and went into the river.

04/16/2013

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