Woman injured in Scranton fire


SCRANTON, LACKAWANA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A woman was burned in an early-morning fire in Scranton.

It broke out in the front room of a home on the 400 block of Leggett Street around 5:30 a.m. A woman living there suffered burns and was taken to the hospital. She is expected to be okay.

Her husband is also being checked out. Firefighters were able to find a small dog living in the house. It was taken to a pet hospital.

Firefighters were able to quickly put out the fire. There is no word yet on the cause.

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