Woman hurt in house fire in Holmesburg section of Philadelphia

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Woman hurt in house fire in Holmesburg. Brian Taff reports during Action News at 4:30 p.m. on October 26, 2017. (WPVI)

A woman is hospitalized after fire broke out at a home in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia.

It happened at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in the 4700 block of Meridian Street.

Chopper 6 HD was overhead as firefighters battled the blaze in a 2-story home.

It took them over an hour to get the upper hand.

Rescuers took a woman to Aria-Jefferson Health Torresdale.

She is listed in critical condition.

Fire investigators were working to determine what sparked the blaze.

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