A 10-year-old child was transported by paramedics in critical condition after being pulled from a house fire Monday morning.
Montgomery County Fire and Rescue responded to the report of a house on fire on the 200 block of Elizabeth Avenue just before 7:30 a.m.
First-responding firefighters on the scene encountered heavy smoke in the house. Firefighters entered the burning building and pulled the unconscious boy out.
Over 45 firefighters worked the scene.
The building was a single family home. Check back with NBC Washington for more updates as they become available.