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: Woman Shot During Brazen Daylight Robbery At Beverly Hills Restaurant
Los Angeles County Fire Department crews arrived to find flames and smoke coming from the first floor.READ MORE: 150 Railroad Ties Damaged In Fire At Vernon Lumber Yard
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: Glendale School Football Teams To Hold 'Virtual Practices' After Positive COVID Tests
The cause and origin of the fire are under investigation. The extent of the damage to the building was not known.