ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (KRQE) – An elderly Alamogordo woman was rescued from a fire after she activated her Life Alert Button.
Judith Thompson, 77, activated her Life Alert after a fire broke out in the living room.
When firefighters arrived, they found Thompson unconscious.
First responders pulled her from the home and transported her to a hospital.
Firefighters quickly put out the fire but city officials say the damage was significant.
Thompson is in stable condition. It’s unknown what caused the fire.