Child injured in Center Point apartment fire

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December 25 2021 12:00 am

CENTER POINT, Ala. (WIAT) — A child was rescued by fire crews late Monday night after a Center Point apartment caught on fire.

According to the Center Point Fire Department, crews responded to a structure fire at the Summer Rise apartments on East Bend Circle just before 10 p.m.

Upon arrival, the two-story apartment was on fire with flames coming from the front of the building. Crews did learn someone had been trapped inside and were able to rescue a child stuck inside.

The child was transported to Children’s of Alabama and the details of their injuries have not been released.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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