Woman survives fire thanks to a phone call

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GODFREY, IL. (KPLR) - A woman escapes her burning home overnight in Godfrey, Illinois thanks to a phone call.  The fire started around 4:00 am, about the same time the woman's phone rang.

When she woke up to answer it, she noticed the garage was on fire and the flames were spreading to the home.

She managed to get out safely.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.