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Elderly woman taken to hospital after apartment fire

Updated: 01/08/2014 8:43 AM
Created: 01/08/2014 7:31 AM WHEC.com

An early morning fire in a Rochester apartment complex sent an elderly woman to Strong Memorial Hospital. News10NBC is waiting for an update on her condition.

The fire happened around 3:45 a.m. morning on East Main Street at the Cedarwood Towers building. When firefighters arrived, the third and fourth floors were full of smoke. Firefighters say they had to force their way into a third floor apartment. News10NBC is told the woman was unresponsive and leaning against the door.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.



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