Woman critically injured in Rhawnhurst blaze

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April 10, 2014 9:58:46 AM PDT
Officials say a 60-year-old woman was critically injured in an apartment blaze in the Philadelphia's Rhawnhurst section early Thursday morning.

The fire broke out just before 1:30 a.m. at the Park Circle Apartments on the 8000 block of Roosevelt Boulevard.

Firefighters arrived to flames showing inside a basement apartment.

They quickly doused the flames and got the fire under control.

Officials say a woman inside the apartment suffered from burns and smoke inhalation.

She was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

So far, there is no word on what sparked the blaze.

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