LA PUENTE, Calif. (KABC) -- Three people were injured in a fire that broke out in a La Puente apartment complex early Sunday morning.
Around 1:20 a.m. authorities received a call regarding a fire in an apartment complex in the 15400 block of East Francisquito Avenue.
Firefighters were able to knock down the blaze by 1:45 a.m. A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy suffered minor injuries in the firefight.
A man and woman suffered severe burns and one unknown victim was in critical condition.
The cause of the fire is unknown, but arson investigators were called to the scene.