Woman taken to hospital after apartment fire in northwest Oklahoma City

Apartment fire near 122nd and MacArthur

OKLAHOMA CITY – One person was taken to the hospital following an apartment fire in northwest Oklahoma City.

Emergency crews responded to the Woodland Trails Apartments near 122nd and MacArthur Friday at around 4:30 p.m.

The woman was the only one inside the apartment when it caught fire. She was able to escape before the fire department arrived, however, she did suffer first and second-degree burns. She was taken to the hospital.

Firefighters quickly battled the blaze and brought it under control.

It was determined the fire started near the balcony and spread into the living area of the apartment.

The fire was responsible for an estimated $55,000 in damages to the building, with another $10,000 in loss of contents.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.