Woman Trapped in Apartment Fire Rescued by Firefighters

LAS VEGAS -- Firefighters were able to successfully rescue an elderly woman trapped in an apartment fire Sunday evening.

A spokesperson for the Clark County Fire Department said the woman was found face down in a second floor unit at the Sportsman's Royal Manor near the intersection of Tropicana Avenue and Boulder Highway. Firefighters were called to the area just before 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

Firefighters said woman and her cats were pulled to safety. The woman was taken to Sunrise Hospital, but is believed to be in stable condition.


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