Woman rescued from house fire in West Toledo
TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - One person was taken to the hospital after being rescued from a burning house Friday morning in West Toledo.
The fire at a house at Woodstock and Avondale broke out around 4 a.m. The occupant of the home called 911 and told the operator she was trapped in a second-floor bedroom, with the stairs blocked by fire.
A neighbor said a woman who lives at the house was screaming for help from a second-floor window.
Toledo Fire & Rescue crews located the woman in a closet and got her out safely. She was taken to the hospital, where TFRD said she is in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery.
The woman lives at the home with her son, according to a neighbor. He was not home at the time.
The home is a total loss. The cause of the fire appears to be accidental, according to TFRD.
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