Woman burned in apartment fire on east side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (January 17, 2016)–One person was injured in an east side apartment fire Sunday night.
Fire crews were called to the Briergate Apartments shortly before 10 p.m. on a report of a apartment building fire.
That scene is near East 30th Street and North Post Road.
Firefighters found heavy fire showing from the two-story apartment building.
A search got underway for possible victims still inside as fire crews began putting water on the flames.
Fire officials say a woman suffered minor burns after a grease fire broke out in her apartment.
She was taken to Eskenazi Hospital for treatment.
Eight apartments were affected by the fire. Three were destroyed. Damage is estimated at $100,000.