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Woman rescued from Cottonwood Heights house fire

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Posted at 4:56 PM, Jul 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-18 22:16:15-04

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah — Firefighters rescued a woman trapped inside a Cottonwood Heights home engulfed in flames on Monday.

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Smoke rises above a Cottonwood Heights fire on Monday, July 18, 2022

Crews were dispatched to the house fire in the 8900 block of Alpen Way just before 4 p.m. and found a woman trapped in a back bedroom of the home.

Unified Fire Authority later said the woman was taken to a local hospital as a precaution, and she was in good condition.

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Police and fire crews line Alpen Way in Cottonwood Heights after fire burned through home on July 18, 2022

A line of first responder vehicles could be seen on the road outside the home as firefighters looked to completely douse the flames.