Woman rescued from Bridgeport fire in critical condition

Officials say a woman who was rescued from a fire yesterday afternoon in Bridgeport is currently in critical condition. Firefighter Clayton Jergens says he was

BRIDGEPORT - Officials say a woman who was rescued from a fire yesterday afternoon in Bridgeport is currently in critical condition. Firefighter Clayton Jergens says he was on a ladder on his way to rescue Wilma Edmounds at the Putnam Street building when she jumped into his arms. He says she told him, "Don't let me die, don't let me go." About 50 people had to be evacuated due to the fire. Investigators say they are still trying to determine what caused the fire, but say it may be due to arson.

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