FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Firefighters pulled a victim from a burning house in East Fort Worth Friday, Feb. 26.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 2800 block of East 1st Street near Sylvania Avenue.

Fort Worth house fire aftermath (CBS 11)

Flames and smoke were showing when crews first arrived.

No word yet what caused the fire.

MedStar says the victim is in extremely critical condition.

Neighbors said the house has been abandoned for years and was boarded up.

CBSDFW.com Staff