Two Trapped in Aliquippa Apartment Fire

(Aliquippa Pa.)  Aliquippa Fire Chief Dave Foringer  said a single story brick apartment building housing  6 apartments in the 600 block of Davis Street was the scene of a fire this  morning.. Firefighters responded to a call at 9 a.m. 2 elderly residents were trapped in their burning apartment  ,Aliquippa firefighters entered through a window and  rescued them , according to Chief Foringer. The apartment was destroyed by the fire.

One person was transported to the hospital  by Medic Rescue, the other  was transported by Economy Ambulance.
Six departments assisted the Aliquippa  Fire Department at the scene.  The fire’s cause is under investigation.