Early morning apartment fire injures one person

1 year 11 months 3 weeks ago Thursday, February 25 2016 Feb 25, 2016 Thursday, February 25, 2016 4:40:57 AM CST February 25, 2016 in News
By: Eric Yount, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - The Jefferson City Fire Department responded to an apartment fire with someone trapped inside early Thursday morning.

Crews arrived to 307 W. Elm St. around 2:20 a.m. to find smoke on the second floor of the three-story building. Responders rescued two people from the building and put out the fire.

One victim was brought to a local medical center for treatment to non-life threatening injuries and the other was treated on the scene.

The fire caused smoke damage to the second and third stories of the building and the cause is under investigation.

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