WEST CARROLLTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A woman is in the hospital after a house fire in West Carrollton Wednesday night.
Fire officials say crews responded to reports of a house fire on Hillhaven Drive, near Orchard Hill Drive, around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday.
When crews arrived, they found the house on fire and a woman already outside the home.
Medics took the woman to Miami Valley Hospital. Authorities have not released her condition.
Crews were able to get the fire under control, but the house suffered heavy damage. Fire officials say no one will be able to live in the home, and utilities must remain turned off until repairs are made.
The fire is believed to have started in the front bedroom, though an exact cause has not been determined.
Crews from the Miami Valley Fire District and Moraine Fire assisted West Carrollton Fire at the scene. No firefighters were injured.
Fire officials urge everyone to make sure there are working smoke in their homes.