FIRE: 3 Rescued From Boca Colony Apartment Fire
PBCFR Rescues 3 People, 3 Pets. Fire Investigation Ongoing.
BOCA RATON, FL – Boca Post (BocaPost.com) — Palm Beach County Fire Rescue saved 3 people and 3 pets from a two-story apartment fire early this morning in Boca Colony apartments.
The two-story fire was first reported on our live dispatch map, CODE3, as an Apartment Structure Fire at 6:23 am.
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue tells us that they responded to the apartment fire at Boca Colony Apartments where they found a two-story building with heavy smoke and flames. PBCFR crews worked diligently to put the fire out.
3 people were rescued from the apartment, with 1 being transported to the hospital. 3 pets, including 2 cats and 1 snake were also rescued from the burned unit.
PBCFR calls the fire investigation ongoing.
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#Firefighters train hard for the opportunity to make a difference and save lives. Today, the crews from #Battalion5 and #Battalion4 did just that when they rescued 3 people, 2 cats, and 1 snake from this burning apartment. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. pic.twitter.com/JxS2y45Hbh
— PBC Fire Rescue (@PBCFR) March 9, 2022