1 rescued from balcony during Minneapolis apartment fire

(FOX 9)

One person is recovering after trying to escape an apartment fire in Minneapolis overnight. 

The fire started around 1 a.m. near Pleasant Avenue and Lake Street. 

Crews said one person was on the balcony on the third floor where the fire started. They were able to rescue that person and get them to a nearby hospital. 

The victim’s injuries are unknown at this time. 

The fire remains under investigation.