Smoke alarm woke up family saving mother and her two children.
The Red Cross and Walker County Fire Rescue say at least 8 lives have been saved recently because of the Red Cross Home Fire Campaign.
Over the past two years, firefighters have placed a thousand free smoke alarms in Walker County, supplied by the Red Cross and other organizations, in homes.
Thanks to the Senior SAFE Grant, this resident was alerted to the carbon monoxide before a tragedy occurred.
Four-year-old saw the smoke and alerted his parents to evacuate.
A carbon monoxide detector alerts a family to the harmful fumes.