Watch: Pennsylvania Teen Rescues People from Apartment Fire with Trampoline

Watch: Pennsylvania Teen Rescues People from Apartment Fire with Trampoline


A teenager in western Pennsylvania helped save multiple residents from an apartment fire by moving a trampoline to ease the landing for victims jumping out the side of the building.

Falon O’Regan, 17, was about to go to bed around 12:50 a.m. when he noticed that the apartment complex he was living in had caught on fire and realized he needed to act fast, according to WPIX.

The apartment fire occurred in Bentleyville, Pennsylvania, located approximately 30 miles south of Pittsburgh, on the 100 Block of Church Street.

O’Regan initially considered using a swimming pool to help rescue his fellow residents but realized it would have been too heavy to move, WTAE reported.

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