2 rescued from Bridgeport apartment fire on North Avenue

Bridgeport firefighters say two people had to be rescued from a burning apartment building on the city's west side this morning. Fire crews responded to

Fire crews responded to an apartment building on North Avenue around 9:30 a.m. while residents were evacuating the building.

Fire crews responded to an apartment building on North Avenue around 9:30 a.m. while residents were evacuating the building. (6/9/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport firefighters say two people had to be rescued from a burning apartment building on the city's west side this morning.

Fire crews responded to an apartment building on North Avenue around 9:30 a.m. while residents were evacuating the building.

Firefighters say they were able to contain the flames to the apartment where the fire started.

Investigators are searching for a potential cause of the fire.

Officials say the two people rescued are in good condition.

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