One transported in Estill Co. apartment fire

ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT)- One person was transported following an apartment fire.

Officials say a fire started at Stacy Lane Apartments off of Richmond Road in Estill County around 1 p.m.

Officials say one person was flown to UK Hospital with smoke inhalation and burns.

They say the fire began in the lower level where the person who was transported lived. They then say the fire spread and damaged the apartment above.

A woman who lives in the apartment says the fire began in a back bedroom of the apartment. She says she tried putting the fire out and could not. Neighbors then stopped her from going back in to get her husband.

Keep clicking to get updates as we learn more.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus