YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Youngstown firefighters pulled a man from his house, which had caught on fire, early Tuesday morning, before he suffered any serious injury.
Firefighters at the scene said the flames started around 6:30 a.m. at the house, located at 2811 South Avenue.
A man, who lives at the house, was in the basement when the fire broke out upstairs. Firefighters found him and escorted him out of the house before he suffered serious injury.
Emergency workers took the man to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.
The cause of the fire and the amount of damage it caused are under investigation.