January 26, 2018 07:04 PM
(ABC 6 News) - According to the Albert Lea Fire Department, the two people that escaped from the home have been flown to the burn unit at Regions Hospital in St. Paul.
Two people were injured after an early morning house fire in Albert Lea.
According to Albert Lea Fire and Rescue and the City of Albert Lea, around 1:42 a.m. on Friday a house fire was reported on the 400 block of Lakeview Blvd.
When fire crews arrived the front first-floor was on fire and smoke was coming out of the second-floor windows.
According to a press release, the two occupants who were in the home were able to escape but were taken to Mayo Clinic Health Systems for unknown injuries.
It took fire crews 6.5 hours to completely extinguish the fire.
The total damages are estimated at $128,200.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Updated: January 26, 2018 07:04 PM
Created: January 26, 2018 10:53 AM
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