1 hospitalized after Southwest Philly fire

August 17, 2009 11:34:11 AM PDT
A fire victim is hospitalized this afternoon after flames broke out at a home in Southwest Philadelphia. The fire was first reported in the 6100 block of Lindbergh Boulevard around 8:40 this morning.

The blaze was brought under control by 8:57.

Medics took 1 person to The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for injuries sustained during the fire. The extent of those injuries has not been specified.

No word at this time what sparked the blaze.