Teen Sounds Fire Alarm, Alerting Residents

Words by Catharine Fulton
An 18-year-old in Mosfellsbær came to the rescue when a fire broke out on Brekkutangi early this morning. The teen was awake and saw the flames when the fire began at 6:00 this morning and immediately set about alerting residents of the danger and placed a call to the fire station, RÚV reports.

While it is not known at this time what started the fire, it was of considerable size. Two people are being treated for smoke inhalation.

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