Officials with the Marmora Volunteer Fire Company says a Good Samaritan rescued two people trapped on the second floor of a Sunday afternoon fire.

A person who says he were one of the people rescued has identified the hero.


The Marmora Volunteer Fire Company received a call about a fire at 2:30pm Sunday. The fire was reported on South Shore Road, just across the street from the Marmora Wawa. Witnesses had reported flames coming from the building, housing a hair salon.

When crews arrived on the scene, they found the building under heavy fire and smoke.

They also learned that someone, apparently passing by, found a ladder and placed it near a second floor window so two people could escape the fire.

A person who was rescued says he knows who the rescuer was:

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