Woman injured in house fire on SE 5th

Firefighters treat a patient injured in a house fire in the 900 block of SE 5th. ┬ęBob Fitch – 2017

A resident at a house in the 900 block of SE 5th was injured Monday morning after a fire in home.

A Firefighter brings out a pet rescued in a house fire in the 900 block of SE 5th. ┬ęBob Fitch – 2017


Firefighters were called to the residence around 9:50 am.

Battalion Chief Kirby Almond said the fire that caused minor damage was confined to the contents in one room of the house. He said a female resident of the house was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.