Four Lives Saved in Roanoke, VA home fire thanks to two kids’ prompt response to sounding smoke alarms

The live-saving value of working smoke alarms – and the know-how to respond to them – was reinforced last Wednesday when two children were able to get themselves and two adults out of a home fire upon hearing the smoke alarms sound.
“In this case, the kids knew what to do. They got out, they called 911, they gave us all the information. It was phenomenal,” said David Hoback, fire chief of…

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