AT&T Workers Who Rescued Woman In Home Explosion Honored In Park Forest (Video)

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Two AT&T employees, Ron Shockley, 37, and his partner Garreth Carpenter, 35, rescued a Park Forest woman after a home explosion on Bailey Street in Park Forest, IL. Shockley climbed up the ladder and assisted the Park Forest woman from what remained of her home and carried her down the street.

The cause of the explosion is still under investigation by the Illinois State Fire Marshal, but is believed to be a natural gas explosion which occurred when a gas line was erroneously labeled by J.U.L.I.E. contractors.