Two Victims Rescued from Highland House Fire

Two people were rescued from a house fire in Highland early Monday morning. The fire broke out at a residence in the 7700 block of Chanticleer Road around 12:42am. As firefighters arrived to smoke and fire coming from the house, they discovered two people trapped inside.

The firefighters went into rescue mode and brought both victims out of the burning house. CPR was performed on at least one of the victims. Both victims were rushed to local hospitals in critical condition. The fire was knocked down within thirty minutes and the cause is under investigation.