Pittsburgh Bureau of Firefighters responded to the report of a structure fire at 800 block of Boggs Avenue around 5 p.m.
Upon arrival firefighters observed the one-alarm fire in one of the apartment units. A male victim was discovered inside and carried out by firefighters. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition. Firefighters extinguished the fire shortly after arriving. Residents were allowed to return to their homes.
The Fire Investigation Unit will investigate to determine the cause.