House fire sends Midwest City woman to the hospital

Midwest City — A fire hospitalizes a woman when her home went up into flames overnight.

Fire crews say a candle started the accidental blaze around 3:30 a.m. this morning on W. Lilac Lane near Air Depot.

The woman had smoke and burn injuries from escaping the burning home.

She was rushed to a local area hospital and her condition is unknown at this time.

Officials said the damage to her home was significant.