Edwardo Martinez tries to coax Pete Lui off the balcony of his home in Racine, Wisconsin on Tuesday afternoon, July 24, 2012, as flames spread through the second floor apartment. Lui was rescued by the Racine Fire Department and was transported to the hospital. His condition is unknown.
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