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Three residents hospitalized after fire at Wake Forest nursing home

February 4, 2019
Three residents hospitalized after fire at Wake Forest nursing home

Three residents were transported to a hospital for observation on Monday morning after a small fire broke out inside a nursing home.

One of the seniors suffered minor burns, and two others were being treated for smoke inhalation.

Around 7 a.m., the Wake Forest Fire Department responded to the Hillside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at 968 Wait Avenue.

fficials said the fire was contained to a single room, and all residents were sheltered safely.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.

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