Saturday, Feb 06, 2016

Teen injured in Clearwater apartment fire

Clearwater Fire & Rescue personnel put out a kitchen fire this evening that sent a teenager to a hospital.

Crews were called at 5:27 p.m. to 1119 Woodlawn St., Apt. B, after a report of a fire. Residents thought they had turned off a stove after cooking, but they had not, and fire had spread to the kitchen cabinets.

A male 18-year-old was taken to Morton Plant Hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation. No other injuries were reported.

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