Grandmother injured in Hamilton fire

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - A grandmother was injured in a house fire in Hamilton on Monday.

Flames broke out in a home on Lilliedale Lane at about 3:45 p.m.

The homeowner's grandchild alerted the family that there was a fire in his bedroom. The grandparents attempted to extinguish the blaze themselves, and the grandmother suffered a burn on her leg that required treatment at Mercy South Hospital.

Firefighters contained the blaze to the bedroom and hallway. The home sustained approximately $35,000 in damage.

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