A Fire Inspector has been called in to determine the cause of a fire on East 12th Street Sunday morning. The call came in about 10:45 for a fire at 741 E. 12th. Erie Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke coming from the 2nd story of the home. Fire crews quickly extinguished the fire. One of the residents had difficulties evacuating the home and was assisted out by family. She suffered minor injuries and was transported to UPMC Hamot. The Red Cross was called in to assist the residents with housing.