Child Airlifted after Tuesday Bureau County Fire


Studstill Media Photo 5/14/19

DEPUE – Depue Fire Chief Steven Rauh says four residents were injured in a structure fire Tuesday morning and the family dog perished in the blaze in Bureau County. The home, located in the Lakeview Mobile Home park was a complete loss. A family of six lived in the home and, according to WGN-TV, a 4-year-old was airlifted to Lurie Children’s Hospital from St. Margarets with burn injuries.  The cause of the fire remains under investigation.