MIAMI, Fla. (CBSMiami) – This video captured the moment an Orange County Sheriff’s deputy climbed the outside of a building early Saturday morning to save a baby girl from an apartment fire.
It happened at the Isles at Millenia Apartments in Orlando around 4 a.m.
Authorities said they spotted a woman holding her baby girl on the third floor of a balcony with flames coming from the apartment.
It was then that deputy William Puzynski took it upon himself to climb the outside balconies to reach the mom, who then handed the baby to the deputy.
Orange County Fire Rescue tweeted that the fire damaged 24 units in total.
Three people were injured in the blaze and two were rushed to the hospital.