Person smoking near oxygen machine starts house fire

Person smoking near oxygen machine starts house fire
Smoking near oxygen machine starts house fire. (Source: WOIO)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Firefighters say careless smoking caused a house fire on the city's east side early Wednesday morning.

According to Cleveland fire officials, the person was smoking to close to an oxygen machine in the 14000 block of Idarose Avenue.

A 69-year-old woman was taken to Euclid Hospital suffering from minor smoke inhalation.

She has since been treated and released.

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