Burns suffered in apartment fire sends 1 to the hospital

WALKER, LA (WAFB) - One person was taken to the hospital after a studio apartment caught fire Monday morning.

The fire sparked in the 13500 block of Carpenter Drive in Walker.

Firefighters said one resident was transported to treat burns suffered in the fire.

The victim's name was not released.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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