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Man rescued from Downey apartment fire
WRITTEN BY :   Eric Pierce

A man trapped inside an apartment fire was rescued by Downey firefighters today and transported to a local hospital.

The two-alarm fire was reported at 4:45 p.m. inside unit 241 at an apartment complex at 9999 Imperial Hwy.

A captain from engine company 62 found a man was trapped inside the unit and unable to escape.

Firefighters rescued the man and took him to Downey Regional Medical Center in unknown condition.

The fire was extinguished and the second alarm was cancelled.

The cause of the fire was not immediately available.

Published: Friday, June 28, 2013, WEB ONLY
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