Family of 5 escapes apartment fire in La Puente


When the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded, they found one unit on fire.

Firefighters said the family inside had to escape out of a second story window.

The fire was knocked down around 3:30 a.m.

The family, including three small children, was taken to an area hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

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