5 killed in Sherrard trailer park fire
Five people have been killed in a trailer park fire.
The fire happened just a few hours ago in Sherrard, located just south of Moline.
Firefighters say a father and son escaped, but a number of children never made it out.
The Mercer County Coroner confirmed the five fatalities, but ages and genders were not released.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.