East Knoxville Blaze Injures 1

Knoxville (WVLT) – Fire officials are beginning an investigation on a blaze that was called in just after nine this morning from an assisted living apartment complex on Linden Avenue in East Knoxville.

The fire was isolated to a kitchen in one apartment, but the apartment above it was affected and 36 units at Morningside Garden had to be evacuated.

A woman was found passed out in the apartment where the fire started and had to be resuscitated.

She was transported to UT Medical Center, no word on her name or condition.