LYNWOOD (CBSLA) – Two people were critically injured and a third was rescued after a fire broke out at a Lynwood apartment building Tuesday morning.
The blaze broke out at 2:30 a.m. in a two-story apartment complex in the 12500 block of Oak Avenue.READ MORE: Would You Pay $1,000 For A Private Dinner On A Trolley?
Los Angeles County Fire Department crews arrived to find flames and smoke coming from the first floor.READ MORE: Homeless Man Charged With Arson In Palisades Fire
Two people who were unconscious were rushed to a hospital in critical condition, a fire department spokesperson said. A woman who was helped out of a window by a neighbor was not hurt.
At least 10 residents have been displaced by the fire.MORE NEWS: Bridge Work Will Close Paramount Blvd. In Downey
The cause and origin of the fire are under investigation. The extent of the damage to the building was not known.