Homeowner rescued from house fire west Toledo

TOLEDO, OH (TOLEDO NEWS NOW) - A 65-year-old homeowner is in the hospital after being rescued from a fire at her home at Ben Lomond Court in West Toledo around 8:30 Friday night.

Crews arrived and officers went around to the back of the home, while firefighters forced their way inside through the front.

Investigators say the fire was said to be contained in a matter of minutes, but police officers realized the homeowner was inside.

The woman was rescued and taken to the hospital for burns and smoke inhalation.

There is no word on her condition at this time.

Her dog was also rescued from the basement.

There is no word on the cause the fire.

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