Resident Injured in Richfield Apartment Fire

Posted at: 07/21/2013 3:48 PM
Updated at: 07/21/2013 10:51 PM
By: Leslie Dyste

Crews responded to a Richfield apartment fire Sunday morning.

According to authorities, the fire started around 9 a.m. in the kitchen of a first floor unit. It was contained to the unit but smoke damage was extensive.

One resident was injured and was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment.

Red Cross responded to the building to help displaced residents.

Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire.