CANTON, Ohio (WOIO) - Firefighters rescued a woman from a burning home early Wednesday.
Crews were called to the home in the 1200 block of Poplar Avenue SW around 1:30 a.m.
“It’s bad,” said Mike Gamble. Gamble says he could see the smoke from the fire from four blocks away.
The victim, whose name is not being released, was taken by EMS to Aultman Hospital.
Firefighters say the woman is in critical condition.
Gamble says he doesn’t know the woman personally, but he hopes she feels better soon.
Canton firefighters confirmed a cat was killed in the blaze.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.