Woman Hospitalized After Early Morning House Fire
EL PASO - El Paso firefighters are investigating a house fire in east El Paso.
The fire broke out shortly before 5:00 a.m. Tuesday in the 8000 block of Parkland. The neighborhood is off of Edgemere Blvd. near Burges High School.
According to Battalion Chief Ray Valencia, 29-year-old woman was inside the home at the time of the fire and complained of smoke inhalation. She was taken to the hospital.
Valencia said the fire started in a back bedroom of the house and spread to the hallway and front of the home.
Damage is estimated at $50,000.
The cause of the fire has not been determined.