Woman rescued from eastern Iowa apartment fire
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a woman is in stable condition after being rescued from an apartment fire in eastern Iowa.
The Muscatine Fire Department said Friday in a news release that the fire was reported just before midnight Thursday. Arriving firefighters could see flames through the second story window and forced the door to the smoke-filled apartment.
Firefighters found the woman and pulled her out. She was taken by ambulance to a hospital.
There was fire, water and smoke damage throughout the apartment.
Initial investigation indicates the fire started in the kitchen.