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FDNY Makes 6th-Floor Rescue During Fire In Lower Manhattan

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Firefighters respond to a blaze on Pearl Street in lower Manhattan on Feb. 23, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters respond to a blaze on Pearl Street in lower Manhattan on Feb. 23, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A fire broke out at around 7:45 a.m. Thursday at a high-rise at 388 Pearl Street at Wagner Place.

At least three people were rescued by the Fire Department.

At least one of those rescued was saved by climbing through a sixth floor window and down an awaiting tower ladder.

There have been no reports of life-threatening injuries.

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