3-alarm fire burns Alamitos Heights apartment building; 4 people hurt
LBFD responded to a 3-alarm fire Wednesday in the Alamitos Heights neighborhood of Long Beach that injured three fire fighters.
Fire crews arrived just after 5 p.m., in the 400 block of Bellflower Blvd at the Stoneybrook Villas, a condominium near CSULB.
On Twitter, the LBFD wrote, "Units arrived to heavy fire & smoke from 3rd floor unit & hallway, extending to the 4th floor."
One person and a dog were rescued from a balcony. A 70-year-old woman sustained a leg injury after she leaped from a second-floor balcony to the ground.
Three firefighters were injured and was later transported to area hospitals.