One person injured in fire on West 38th Street

One person injured in fire on West 38th Street
(Source: FOX19 NOW/file)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - One person was injured in a structure fire on West 38th Street in Savannah on Tuesday evening.

Firefighters encountered an injured person outside a fully involved structure. The individual reportedly walked away from food that was cooking on the stove and returned to find the kitchen on fire.

The individual, who suffered second degree burns in the blaze, was transported to a hospital for treatment.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze, which caused extensive smoke and fire damage throughout the house.

A total of three people were displaced.

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