CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Patients at Deaconess Hospital were evacuated Sunday morning after a mattress fire.
It happened around 5 a.m.
Once initial arriving units determined there was an actual fire, hospital staff evacuated patients and extinguished the bulk of the fire by using a portable fire extinguisher. The fire was limited to a mattress in a patient's room.
There were no reported injuries and fire damage was limited to the mattress. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Arson Investigation Unit. Damage is estimated at $500.