Iowa City house fire injured woman, official says

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa City woman has been injured in a fire that damaged her home in Iowa City.

The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports (http://icp-c.com/YUVYZH) that fire crews were dispatched to the house around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

Battalion Chief Brian Greer says the woman suffered some burns and was taken to a hospital.

He says firefighters quickly knocked down the flames and extinguished the fire. The fire cause is being investigated, but Greer says it appears to have started in the kitchen.

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Information from: Iowa City Press-Citizen, http://www.press-citizen.com/

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