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Elderly woman rescued from burning building in north St. Louis

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By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson

(KMOV)-- A woman was injured after being trapped in a burning building in north St. Louis.

This happened Wednesday afternoon in the 4800 block of Natural Bridge.

Authorities said firefighters had to rescue an 80-year-old woman trapped upstairs. She was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.

Another woman said she was inside the building when black smoke began billowing from the floor. Fire officials believe the fire started in the basement. No word yet on the cause of the flame.

  

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