Man rescued from house fire in Coal Valley

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COAL VALLEY, Ill. (KWQC) Firefighters are at the scene of a house fire in the 200 block of E. 2nd St. in Coal Valley where a man had to be rescued. Responding Officer Paul Whitenack of the Coal Valley Police Department says he dove into a window and with the help of another person, found a man inside and pulled him out. The officer was not hurt.

Firefighters arrived about 3:15 Friday afternoon and remain at the scene.

We have a crew on the site. Look for more information on KWQC-TV6 and


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