Firefighters pull man out of burning garage - KPTV - FOX 12

Firefighters pull man out of burning garage

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A man was pulled out of a burning garage in southeast Portland on Monday morning.

Emergency crews were called to the scene at Southeast 99th and Yukon Street at 7:17 a.m. While responding, 911 dispatchers warned firefighters someone was possibly still inside the burning building.

Smoke and flames were seen coming from the detached garage and firefighters quickly went inside. They found a man and pulled him to safety.

Medics provided medical attention right away and the patient was taken to a nearby hospital. His condition was not known Monday afternoon.

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the fire and the extent of damages to the property.

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