Red Cross volunteers respond to Springfield house fire
SPRINGFIELD - American Red Cross officials say volunteers responded to a house fire in Springfield on July 1.
Authorities say the fire happened at a home in the 700 block of Joles Avenue. Red Cross volunteers arrived at the scene to provide a safe place to stay, food, clothing, and emotional support for everyone affected by the fire.
Red Cross officials say volunteers on the scene were members of a local Disaster Action Team. For fire safety and preparedness information provided by the Red Cross, visit www.redcross.org/prepare.