MILLBRAE (CBS SF) – Firefighters and police officers helped evacuate children and elderly residents from a 3-alarm fire in Millbrae, on Monday afternoon.
The fire broke out around 12:30 p.m., at an apartment complex located in the 1000 block of Hemlock Avenue.READ MORE: UPDATE: Rohnert Park Mountain Lion Tranquilized, Middle School Lockdowns Lifted
A deputy who helped a woman and her children escape the blaze was later hospitalized for smoke inhalation, according to fire officials.READ MORE: Weekend House Fires In Downtown San Jose Displace 18
The Red Cross was helping residents displaced by the fire find temporary housing.MORE NEWS: Facebook Seeks To Hire 10,000 In Europe To Help Build 'Metaverse'
Meanwhile, the fire is still under investigation.