Firefighters rescue 1 from burning apartment in Citrus Heights; 2 treated for smoke inhalation

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(Photo courtesy of Metro Fire of Sacramento)

The Latest – Wednesday, Sept. 22

Metro Fire confirms one person had to be rescued from the fire and was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

Two others were treated for smoke inhalation and released.

A cat was also rescued and resuscitated, Metro Fire said.

The fire, which was isolated to the single unit, is still under investigation.


Original story below:

CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. (KTXL) — The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District said they responded to an apartment fire on Sunrise Vista Drive.

According to Metro Fire, one person had to be taken to hospital after being rescued from the burning apartment. Two others were also injured.

The fire was contained to one apartment.

This is a developing story.

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