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20-year-old woman rescued from fire

  • Neighbours noticed flames coming from the first floor of the building where the woman was asleep

A 20-year-old woman was rescued from a fire in her home in the village of Canillas de Albaida last Sunday.

Neighbours noticed flames coming from the first floor of the building where the woman was asleep. The other three homes in the building were empty at the time. Rescuers, who included the village's mayor, Jorge Martín, managed to wake the woman and bring her to safety.