AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) — Firefighters in Aurora rescued multiple people while battling a 3-alarm fire near East Exposition Avenue and South Havana Street, Aurora Fire tweeted just before 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Crews from Aurora Fire complete five ladder rescues. Four patients were assessed on the scene. One was transported to the hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.READ MORE: Child Hospitalized For Dehydration After Long Delays On Southwest Airlines Flight
Thirty one apartments were impacted by fire, smoke and/or water damage. The Red Cross was helping people who were displaced.READ MORE: Lack Of Staffing & Supplies Keeping Splash Pads Running Dry
The fire was called under control at about 8:45 p.m.MORE NEWS: Colorado Pediatrician Urges Parents To Keep Kids Current On Routine Vaccinations