One person rescued from fire inside New Albany apartment

One person rescued from fire inside New Albany apartment
Officials said the fire was contained to the apartment where it started. (Source: New Albany Fire Department)

NEW ALBANY, IN (WAVE) - One person had to be rescued from an apartment on fire in New Albany.

The fire was reported just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Riverview Towers on Scribner Drive. Crews said the source of the fire was the 12th floor.

The person who had to be rescued was transported to a nearby hospital by EMS.

Officials said the fire has been declared under control and was confined to the apartment where it started.

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