Girl saves siblings from burning Chandler home

CHANDLER, AZ - A 12-year-old girl helped pull five of her siblings from their burning home in Chandler on Wednesday.

Firefighters told Rufina Hilario that she was a hero for calling 911 early Wednesday morning and helping to save her family despite being surrounded by flames.

After discovering the fire, Hilario called 911 and helped her parents get her brothers and sisters out of the blaze.

Firefighters were able to put out the fire before it spread to other nearby homes.

 

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