One injured in Franklin County house fire

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – One person was injured in a house fire early Sunday in western Franklin County.

According to the Frankfort State Journal, the fire was reported at about 12:40 a.m. on Spruce Drive off Louisville Road. Franklin County Fire Chief Kevin Hutcherson told the newspaper one person was taken to the hospital by Frankfort Fire and EMS personnel.

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When firefighters arrived at the single-story  house, they found smoke coming from the house but all the residents were out, the chief told the newspaper, noting inside firefighters found a fire in the living room with heavy smoke.

It took about 10 minutes to get the fire under control, according to the newspaper.