11/18/2012 09:36 am ET

VIDEO: Retired St. Therese Priest Rescued From Blazing Balcony

The Shelby Township Fire Department rescued St. Therese of Lisieux Priest Leonard Sypinski from his burning third-floor apartment building Saturday during a fire at the Shelby Manor Senior Apartments.

The retired priest was trapped on his balcony when firefighters arrived just before 8 a.m.

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