Canton firefighters rescue woman from house fire

Canton firefighters rescue woman from house fire

CANTON, Ohio (WOIO) - Firefighters rescued a woman from a burning home early Wednesday.

Canton firefighters rescue woman from house fire

Crews were called to the home in the 1200 block of Poplar Avenue SW around 1:30 a.m.

“It’s bad,” said Mike Gamble. Gamble says he could see the smoke from the fire from four blocks away.

Canton firefighters rescue woman from burning home
Canton firefighters rescue woman from burning home (Source: WOIO)

The victim, whose name is not being released, was taken by EMS to Aultman Hospital.

Firefighters say the woman is in critical condition.

Gamble says he doesn’t know the woman personally, but he hopes she feels better soon.

Canton firefighters confirmed a cat was killed in the blaze.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Canton firefighters rescue woman from house fire

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