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Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, 10:01 p.m.

Authorities rescued one person from a burning apartment Saturday night at the Mapleview Terrace public housing project in Braddock, an emergency dispatcher said.

A fire at 1009 Mapleview Terrace was reported about 9 p.m., the dispatcher said. Paramedics treated responding police officers for smoke inhalation.

Mapleview Terrace is managed by the Allegheny County Housing Authority. It has 30 apartments in six buildings.

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