DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Three people, including a firefighter, were injured during an apartment fire in Dallas Wednesday morning, the department says.
Crews were battling the fire at the Meadows apartment complex near Ferguson Road and I-635.READ MORE: Appeals Court Ruling Keeps Abortion Ban In Place In Texas
Two of the apartment residents were treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The firefighter was treated for non-life-threatening burn injuries.READ MORE: Amtrak Train From Fort Worth Crashes In Oklahoma, Four Hurt
Dallas police officers responded to the scene to help residents get safely away from the fire. The officers, along with two civilians, grabbed a mattress from a downstairs apartment and helped people jump out of a window to safety.
Dallas Fire-Rescue says six residents jumped from the third floor of the building. A baby also had to be thrown from the window and was caught below.MORE NEWS: Critical Race Theory Law Could Be Behind Latest Southlake Racism Controversy
The cause of the fire is still being investigated.