Children trapped in house fire rescued

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Akron firefighters helped rescue two children while battling a house fire early Monday morning.

Officials got the call about a two story home on fire around 12:30 a.m. and rushed to Beardsley St. in Akron.

According to firefighters, there were four children at home at the time along with their parents.

Three of the kids were treated at Akron Children's and their sibling was taken to a hospital in Columbus.

Their parents, Josh and Rikki Life, did not require any medical treatment.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.  

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