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North Las Vegas firefighters rescue child from condo fire

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Posted at 5:52 PM, Mar 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 10:27:50-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — North Las Vegas firefighters with assistance from Las Vegas Fire & Rescue made a rescue this morning at about 8:30 a.m.

They received multiple calls for smoke coming from a 2-story condo at 714 Nelson Ave.

When units arrived they say they received reports of children still inside the building.

Firefighters located a small female child on the second floor who required immediate transport to a local hospital.

A total of 4 people were transported to local hospitals with their status unknown at this time, authorities say.

The cause of the fire is under investigation with damage estimated at $150,000 the North Las Vegas Fire Department says.

No firefighters were injured.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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