Grandmother, officer rescue 2 children from house fire
The officer helped lower the grandmother to get to the children trapped in the home
By Craig Sterrett and Amy Flanery
OTTAWA, Ill — A grandmother and police officer were receiving credit this weekend for saving two children trapped in house fire Saturday morning in Ottawa.
Ottawa police who arrived first at a two-story house fire rescued two children and a woman from the front porch roof Saturday morning at 1803 Guion Street, a home rented by Armando and Ashley Quintanilla. Armando was not at home at the time of the fire.