CAMDEN, NJ. (CBS) — The city of Camden is honoring several firefighters and paramedics who went above and beyond the call of duty while responding to house fires.

City officials hosted a special ceremony on Wednesday at the Liberty Fire Station. The first responders received citations for saving the lives of several residents.

They rescued the residents from house fires in the 1300 block of Thurman Street and the 700 block of Clinton Street.

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