A person was rescued from a burning home in West Philadelphia on Monday morning.
The fire started inside a home along the 5500 block of Ludlow Street around 9:30 a.m., fire officials tell NBC10.com.
Officials say firefighters arriving on the scene were met with heavy fire on the first floor of the two-story home.
One person was rescued from inside the home, officials said. They were taken to a nearby hospital. The person's condition was not immediately available.