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2 assisted living residents injured in Cleveland fire

Two residents were injured in a fire on April 7, 2021.
Two residents were injured in a fire on April 7, 2021.((Source: WOIO))
Published: Apr. 7, 2021 at 3:09 PM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Two residents at an assisted living facility on the city’s East side were injured in a fire Wednesday afternoon.

Firefighters were called out to the home in the 4100 block of E. 187th Street around 1:30 p.m.

One resident suffered minor burns, the other smoke inhalation.

Some residents were forced to evacuate; however, some were able to safely shelter in place.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but firefighters did say they were able to contain the blaze to one unit.

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