Two people are in critical condition after a house fire Wednesday in Davenport.

Davenport fire crews responded to a house fire at 2621 E. 50th St. shortly after 8:30 a.m. and extinguished a fire in an upstairs room.

A man and a woman who were inside the house at the time were airlifted to University Hospitals in Iowa City with burns.

Fire Marshal Mike Hayman said both are in critical condition, and the fire remains under investigation.

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