ROXBOROUGH (FOX 29) - Fire crews helped pull a young man out of a burning building in Philadelphia over the weekend.
Crews responded to a two-story twin home on the 500 block of Fairway Terrace around 4:45 a.m.
Firefighters say the early Sunday morning fire in the Roxborough neighborhood sent two people to the hospital. Officials say a woman, her daughter, and daughter's boyfriend were inside the home.
Firefighters say the home was fully engulfed in flame by the time they arrived. The 25-year-old man required rescue from the building and had stopped breathing.
Police say a man suffering smoke inhalation problems had to be resuscitated and taken to Einstein Hospital during a house fire on the 500 block of Fairway Terrace in Roxborough. Two other residents self-evacuated from the home. Crews have the fire under control. @FOX29philly pic.twitter.com/fUsTDQ7CO7— Andrew Adamson (@AndrewDAdamson) March 17, 2019
Officials say the man was revived by emergency crews on the front lawn, and then transported to a hospital. The daughter was also transported to an area hospital with minor injuries for observation and the woman was uninjured.
Firefighters also rescued a dog and two cats from the home.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.