One person injured in Johnson City apartment fire

JOHNSON CITY –(WJHL) One person is recovering from minor injuries after an apartment fire in Johnson City, Tenn.

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According to Washington County Dispatch, the call came in at 11:46 Friday night.

A JCFD news release said crews arrived within the first four minutes and quickly extinguished the fire at 1500 Bell Ridge Rd.

The JCFD said the person living inside the single apartment escaped before crews arrived on scene, but was taken to the hospital for minor injuries.

The fire caused moderate damage to the unit.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Johnson City Fire Department.

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