The Amarillo Fire Department were called out early on July 7th to a fire in the 3400 block of SW 3rd Street.
Fire units arrived on the scene to find fire coming out of the front side of a small apartment.
After attacking the blaze firefighters made their way into the home, and brought the blaze under control while evacuating nearby apartments
AFD officials say neighbors helped the occupant of the apartment outside where they were treated and transported to the hospital.
The patient’s status is unknown at this time.
Damage to the home is estimated at 30-thousand dollars.
Story by: Chuck Williams