Two people, including woman in wheelchair, rescued from fire in Outer Sunset building

Two people were rescued from a one-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood Tuesday morning, according to fire officials.

The fire in a three-story apartment building at 3660 Taraval St. was reported shortly before 9 a.m., according to fire officials.

One woman, described as 91 years old and using a wheelchair, was rescued from a third-floor window and taken to an emergency room for evaluation.

A second adult was also rescued and taken to a hospital for observation.

Both victims were in stable condition, fire officials said.

The fire was contained by 9:10 a.m. and is currently under investigation.

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