Hillsborough deputies pull woman from burning home

Deputies rescue woman from apartment fire

TAMPA, Fla. --  Three Hillsborough County deputies are being hailed as heroes after they entered a burning building to rescue a woman who could not get out on her own.

Just before 9pm Tuesday, the deputies responded to an apartment fire at 7017 San Ramon Place. Nearly everyone got out of the building, but then deputies were told one woman was missing -- Bonnie Adhemy, who was wasn't able to get out on her own.

The deputies forced their way into the smoky building and searched for Adhemy. She was found and carried to safety.

According to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue, the fire started in Apartment 101 but affected the entire building. 

The rescue was captured in a video taken by another resident.

The deputies involved: Robert Klocksieben, 27, four-year veteran; Tabias Smith, 33, seven-year veteran; and Jeremy Pollack, 27, two-year veteran.

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