Teen girl, 2 adults injured during early morning house fire in Frayser

Teen girl, 2 adults injured during early morning house fire in Frayser
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Fire investigators are searching for answers after a teenager and two adults were injured during a house fire early Friday morning.

Crews responded to the scene in the 3600 block of Millington Rd. Friday at 2:23 a.m. Firefighters said smoke was visible from the two-story, wood-framed home.

The fire was brought under control by 2:44 a.m.

Firefighters found and rescued a teenage girl from the second-floor bedroom. She was taken to Le Bonheur in non-critical condition for smoke inhalation.

Two adults were able to escape through the window of the home with minor injuries. They were transported in non-critical condition.

No firefighters were injured during the incident.

Investigators determined the home did not have a working smoke alarm. The origin and cause of the fire was determined to be a floor furnace that malfunctioned in the hallway.

The Red Cross provided assistance for both adults and the teenager.

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