Two deputies were the first on the scene and rescued two people.
A fire broke out in a condomium in Aloha just before 5 a.m. Thursday. Two Washington County Sheriff's deputies were the first to arrive and used a ladder from a neighbor's house to access an upper floor window and help two people out of the house. Fire fighters rescued a third person.
The two adults and a child were hospitalized. Their conditions have not been released.
Invesitgators are working to determine the cause of the fire.
Photo: Mike Warner/KATU