One Hospitalized In Longview House Fire

An East Texas woman is hospitalized after a house fire in Longview.

It happened about 4:15 Sunday afternoon in the 1000 block of Douglas Street. Crews arrived to flames shooting from the home. The 62 year old woman who lived at the home was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. Neighbors came to her rescue, trying to put out the flames and were able to get the woman out before firefighters arrived.

The victim's injuries have not been released, but are not thought to be life threatening. Fire marshals are still looking into the cause of the fire.

Bob Hallmark, Reporting