Working Fire With a Person Trapped

Point Pleasant with mutual assist from Ridge Culver and St Paul responded this afternoon for the report of a house fire with people trapped on Tamarack Rd. While responding, units were advised that they were receiving multiple calls. Rochester Engine 2 went on location and reported a working fire with people bailing out the windows. Engine 2 further reported they rescued one person from the structure and that they had multiple people down outside. 1C61 went on location and reported a 1 1/2 story residential structure fully involved. 1C61 further confirmed one person removed from the structure. The victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition. Firefighters were ordered out of the structure as part of the rear roof was unstable and collapsing. The cause of the fire is under investigation.