The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi63° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo48° Rain Likely

Wednesday

Hi55° Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo46° Rain

Thursday

Hi61° Slight Chc Showers

Thursday Night

Lo45° Slight Chc Showers

Friday

Hi54° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo48° Rain Likely

Saturday

Hi60° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Rain

Boy, 9, gets sisters out of burning house

Send to Kindle
Print This

ENTIAT — A 9-year-old Chelan boy “did everything right” Thursday morning to save his two younger sisters from a fire and help put out a fire at their rental house, said Entiat firefighter Jim Brooks.

The boy was home sick from school when he called 911 at 9:27 a.m. to report a fire in the kitchen at 509 Stayman Flats Road, said Brooks, deputy chief of Chelan County Fire District 8. The children’s father, who had left to take his wife to work, returned home after the three children were out of the house and fire crews were on their way. The boy and his father used a garden hose to put the fire out before crews arrived.

View my optionsorSign in