Update: LBFD rescues injured person from apartment fire • Long Beach Post

Long Beach Fire Department rescued an injured person from an apartment fire at 4244 E. Fifth St. in Belmont Heights, Saturday afternoon.

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Department spokesman Brian Fisk said the patient was treated and transported with minor injuries to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.

Long Beach Fire Department units rolled up at 4:22 p.m. to find “heavy fire and smoke coming from the first floor,” Fisk said.

Still, firefighters were able knock down the fire in nine minutes.



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