One injured in morning apartment fire

news_fire_greenBy JB Clark

Daily Journal

MOOREVILLE – One person was injured in an early morning fire in Mooreville on Wednesday.

The fire began around 5:30 a.m. in a Highway 178 apartment unit while the resident was cooking and spread to a second unit.

The woman who lived in the unit where the fire started was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation. No one else was injured.

Firefighters from Mooreville and Richmond volunteer fire departments responded and had the fire out by 7:30 a.m.

The apartment units were a total loss.