A 65-year-old woman suffered first- and second-degree burns after a Manchester home caught fire Sunday.
The Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of a fire that occurred in a one-story single-family home in the 3000 block Grafton Street at about 4:51 p.m., according to a fire marshal news release. An occupant of the residence, was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Burn Center for burns to her arms and hands.
About 10 firefighters from Manchester got the blaze under control in approximately 10 minutes, the release reads. The fire started inside a bedroom and was discovered by family members. The home sustained approximately $1,500 in damage.
There were smoke alarms present, according to the fire marshal, but they were not activated.