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Neighbors save 2 kids from IE burning home

January 27, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Quick thinking neighbors came to the aid of two young children trapped in an apartment fire at 4599 N. Sierra Way in San Bernardino.

The fire broke out at about 5 p.m. Wednesday. The neighbors didn't wait for firefighters. Instead, they searched the burning apartment and found a 5-year-old girl and a 2-year-old boy.

The children were not breathing, but when firefighters arrived, they were able to revive them.

The 5-year-old suffered some burns and was listed in serious but stable condition. The 2-year-old was also listed in serious but stable condition.

Their mother had only minor injuries.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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