Bloomington and Normal fire crews responded to a house fire at 404 East Lafayette Street Wednesday night. (Photo By Zach Dietmeier/WJBC)
By WJBC Staff
BLOOMINGTON - A female resident has been injured in a house fire at 404 East Lafayette Street in Bloomington.
Officials said late Wednesday the woman was transported to the hospital after firefighters searched the house for 10 minutes before locating her.
Officials said at least two cats were killed in the fire.
Bloomington and Normal fire departments were called to the blaze around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
A dozen emergency vehicles responded to the scene. Officials said the residence sustained significant smoke and fire damage but a specific damage estimate was not available.
The cause of the fire has yet to be determined.