ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. (KSDK) - A meth lab was discovered after a man called police to report a battery.
Chief Aaron Hoock with Prairie du Pont Fire says crews were called to the home in the 400 block of McBride after a man said he was battered. Chief Hoock says EMS crews were not able to tend to the victim because of a possible meth lab inside the house.
The St. Clair County Drug Scene Unit was called to the home.
Police secured the home, and firefighters were able to treat the man, who was conscious. He was transported to an area hospital.