Fire breaks out in Wallace Street home, three people sent to hospital for treatment

Local News

A smoky fire this morning in Erie sent three people to the hospital.  The fire was reported around 10 this morning at a home in the 600 block of Wallace Street.  First responders tell us the fire started in an upstairs, rear bedroom.

Firefighters arrived to heavy smoke, but the fire was knocked down within a few minutes.  Three people, two women and a toddler, were transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.  

Fire investigators are now looking into a cause.  

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