Three people were rescued from a smoky apartment fire in Aurora on Thursday afternoon where firefighters broke by the door of a burning apartment.
At about 4:15 p.m. firefighters responded to a five-story building in the 1600 block of Havana Street, according to Aurora Fire Rescue.
This afternoon after 4:15p firefighters responded to a 5-story apartment building in the 1600 blk of N. Havava St. with smoke on the 3rd floor.
— Aurora Fire Rescue (@AuroraFireDpt) January 15, 2022
There was heavy smoke on the third-floor and firefighters broke by an apartment door, rescuing three people inside the burning residence. Two people pulled from the apartment were treated on scene and taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, AFR said. The third person refused medical care.
Most damage was contained to the one apartment in the building. The incident is under investigation.
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