Glendale FD: Unconscious victim pulled from fire

Posted at 9:02 PM, Mar 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-21 01:48:12-04

An unconscious victim was pulled from an apartment fire in Glendale on Tuesday evening, according to fire officials. 

Around 8 p.m. crews were called to a fire at an apartment complex near 67th and Glendale avenues. 

Air15 video showed several police and fire units at the scene. 

Fire officials say the victim, a man in his thirties, regained consciousness as he was being taken to the hospital. 

He suffered burns to 30 percent of his body but is expected to make a full recovery, according to fire officials. 

The fire reportedly started in the kitchen of an apartment and spread to a breezeway between units. 

The man hospitalized will be the only one displaced by the fire, officials said.