ST. LOUIS (AP) - A 9-year-old girl is dead and a 6-year-old girl is critically injured after a St. Louis home caught fire.
The blaze was reported just after 5 a.m. Friday on the city's north side. Firefighters heard screams and were able to pull the girls from the home and take them to a hospital.
Names of the children have not been released. Their relationship wasn't immediately clear.
Two adults got out of the home safely.
Firefighters believe a space heater caused the fire.
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