PASADENA, TX – At least two people were injured in a three-alarm apartment fire at 3635 Shaver St on Monday morning, KHOU reports.

The fire began on the first floor and then spread to the attic. About 20 units were affected. Firefighters arrived on the scene around 5 a.m. and battled the blaze until after 7 a.m.

Two people, a man and a wife, were pulled from the inferno. The woman was taken by helicopter to a hospital in critical condition. The husband was taken to the hospital via ambulance. About 30 percent of his body was burned in the fire.

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