On Saturday evening, Erie fire crews were able to knock down a blaze before it was able to spread.
According to officials, the fire started at a house on the 1800 block of East Lake Road around 6 p.m. on Saturday.
One resident was helped out of the house by a neighbor and was taken to UPMC Hamot.
A firefighter was also taken to the hospital to be checked out. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.