Officer rescues toddler, man from Folcroft fire

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Officer rescues toddler, man from Folcroft fire. Jim Gardner reports during Action News at 11 p.m. on August 21, 2017. (WPVI)

An officer in Delaware County is being hailed a hero after rescuing two people, including a small child, from a house fire.

Investigators in Folcroft say the fire broke out just after 6 p.m. Monday along the 600 block of Grant Road.

They tell Action News an officer rushed into the smoky house and pulled a toddler and her father out.

Fire crews say the fire started when a pot on the stove overheated.

No one was hurt.
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