LEXINGTON – At a little after 4:00 pm on Tuesday firemen responded to a house fire in the 300 block of Oregon Trail Drive in Lexington.
Lexington Police and Lexington Volunteer Fire Department were on the seen. At least one person was transported to Lexington Regional Health Center via ambulance.
The Fire appeared to be in the attic portion of the older modular home.
Lexington Fire Chief Dahlas Holbein said the fire appeared to start on the outside of the structure. The culprit appeared to be an ash tray on the front porch. The fire spread into an interior closet. Holbein said the smoke and water damage appeared to be minimal and that the house should be salvageable.
Holbein also confirmed that one person was transported to the hospital.