Man found unconscious in Westwood apartment fire

Man found unconscious in Westwood apartment fire

WESTWOOD, OH (FOX19) - A man suffered critical injuries after an apartment fire in Westwood early Sunday morning, officials said.

Fire crews were dispatched to the three-story building on Westbrook Dr. around 1:04 a.m. for reports of smoke in an apartment.

A fire had broke out in the third floor of the building that firefighters were able to extinguish, Cincinnati FD said.

Crews found one man unconscious during their search and he was transferred by paramedics to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

Officials have not released the identity of the man at this time.

The fire remains under investigation at this time.

Estimated damage to the building is $15,000.

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