A neighbor is being hailed a hero for helping to rescue an elderly couple from a burning home in Belmont.

The flames broke out inside 2125 Hughes Ave. at around 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Witnesses say one neighbor immediately ran into the two-story house to save the couple. That man told News 12 he acted on adrenaline when he sprang into action.

In total, two families have been affected,...

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