Woman jumps from window during fire

WDTN Photo/Matt Behrens

MIAMI TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — A woman jumped out of her second story window to escape a fire in her apartment.

Firefighters were called to the 2900 block of Knoll Ridge Drive around 4 p.m on Sunday.

Fire officials said the flames appeared to have started on the second floor and then spread.

Firefighters were able to put out the flames and smoke quickly, containing it to the building’s corner apartments.

One person was taken away in an ambulance. Witnesses said they saw a person jump from a second story window to escape the flames. The severity of the victim’s injuries is unknown. She was taken to Kettering Medical Center.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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