1 Hospitalized in Canton Apartment Fire
Officials investigating fire at Lincolnshire Apartments on Trails Court in Canton.
One person was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries Sunday after a fire at Lincolnshire Apartments, 44000 block of Trails Court in Canton, according to Canton public safety officials.
Canton dispatchers received a 9-1-1 call at about 4:45 p.m. Sunday reporting an apartment fire with occupants possibly still inside the building, officials reported. Canton fire crews arrived to find heavy smoke and light fire from a two-story apartment building.
Fire crews were able to determine all occupants were out of the building before entering to extinguish the blaze, officials indicated.
According to public safety officials, the lone occupant of the apartment where the fire is believed to have started was treated and taken to a local hospital by paramedics with non-life-threatening injuries sustained in the fire.
According to officials, the cause of the fire is believed to be accidental, but remains under investigation.