Two Canadian Firefighters Trapped in Basement During Blaze

Two firefighters were hospitalized after they were trapped inside the basement of a burning home in Saint-Eustache, Quebec on Jan. 22.

Crews responded to a report for a garage fire at approximately 8 p.m. in minus 10-degree temperatures.

The blaze quickly spread to the home and two firefighters found themselves trapped in the basement.

They were rescued and were transported to a local hospital by ambulance with only minor injuries.

The fire was brought under control within two hours.

With information from contributor Fran├žois Houde/Zone911.

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