Injured CA Firefighter Rescues Toddler

A firefighter who was hurt falling through a floor while conducting a search in a burning Long Beach (CA) home managed to save a trapped, unconscious two-year-old boy.

The firefighter was searching the second floor for the boy when he fell through the floor up to his elbows, but he scrambled back up and continued the search. The firefighter found the boy hiding in a closet, according to a news report. The boy was breathing again during transport to an area hospital and is in stable but critical condition.

All other occupants of the home were able to get out. The firefighter suffered bumps and bruises.

Read more from KABC-TV HERE.

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