ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a blaze at a 7-story apartment building in Allentown and have had to make several rescues. But authorities say no serious injuries are reported.
Assistant fire Chief Lee Laubach says the fire broke out around 10:20 a.m. Monday and it took about 30 minutes to knock it down. He says firefighters had to rescue several people, including a woman on the third floor screaming for help from her window.READ MORE: Triple Shooting At Penn's Landing Leaves 3 Teenagers Injured: Philadelphia Police
Officials say that woman was being treated for smoke inhalation, but no other injuries were reported.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Heat Advisory In Effect Until Sunday Evening As Temperatures Hit Record Highs
There was no immediate word on what may have started the fire or how many people may be displaced.
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