FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Two elderly people are hospitalized after being injured in an early morning fire at a duplex in Fort Worth.
Fire crews were called to the home in the 5600 block of Creekside Circle just after 5:00 a.m. on November 17.READ MORE: Texas Legislators Pass New Congressional Map Shoring Up GOP Power
When firefighters arrived they found heavy fire and smoke pouring from the front room of the single story home.READ MORE: Carroll ISD Parents Pack School Board Meeting Following Administrator's Secretly-Recorded Holocaust Comment
Crews were able to quickly contain the fire, so no other units were damaged.
One of the injured was taken to the hospital to be treated for minor burns. The other patient was treated for smoke inhalation.
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The exact cause of the fire is under investigation.