Neighbors Rescue Elderly Couple from Blaze

September 27, 2013 Updated May 17, 2010 at 6:40 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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September 27, 2013 Updated May 17, 2010 at 6:40 PM EDT

Buffalo, NY (WKBW) -- Two elderly residents who were rescued from their burning apartment by neighbors are reportedly in serious condition in the Burn Unit at Erie County Medical Center, according to officials.

Two neighbors rescued the man and woman from their Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority apartment on Oakmont Avenue.

The Buffalo Fire department was called to the scene just before 2:30 this afternoon.