Woman rushed to hospital after apartment fire

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Memphis, Tenn. — The Memphis Fire Department is investigating an apartment fire that sent a woman to the hospital.

The fire took place in the 3000 block of Waynoka Avenue, near Tillman Street, just after 6:30 Sunday morning. The fire department brought the fire under control 15 minutes later.

The Memphis Fire Department says one woman was transported to the hospital in critical condition after suffering smoke inhalation. Memphis fire also says 4 families have received Red Cross assistance.

The cause of the fire has not been determined yet.

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