CHICAGO (CBS)– A woman and a child died in a house fire in Minooka.
Fire crews from Minooka and Channahon responded to the scene at Bell Road near Cobblestone Lane.READ MORE: Suspect Shot, Wounded By Police On Lower Wacker Drive; 2 Others Taken Into Custody After Being Found In Vehicle Taken In Carjacking
The Channahon Fire Chief confirmed the victims were a 57-year-old Susan Weber and a 5-year-old boy.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Brief Warm Up Is On The Way, Snow Showers Return
Two people were able to escape the fire before crews arrived. Firefighter battled through the flames to get the victims out.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
This is a developing story.