Stove fire on Ellicott Street
Submitted by Billie Owens on April 25, 2014 - 6:04pm
City fire is responding to a reported stove fire at 511 Ellicott St., right-side apartment.
UPDATE 7:07 p.m.: No fire at this time, just a smoldering pot on the stove. Ventilating. Now Mercy medics are called for a person suffering from smoke inhalation.
UPDATE 7:26 p.m.: Fire command says that are still ventilating and will be there for some time. The source was deemed to be an electrical problem with the stove. Medics are evaluating the patient.
UPDATE 7:30 p.m.: The patient is being transported to UMMC.
UPDATE 7:39 p.m.: Firefighters killed power to the stove then removed it from the apartment. The assignment is back in service.