Resident suffers minor smoke inhalation during Aurora house fire

Updated 6/27/2022 7:33 PM

One person suffered minor smoke inhalation injuries during an early morning house fire Monday in Aurora.

Aurora fire officials said they were called to the split-level, single-family home on the 1000 block of Pennsylvania Avenue just after 1 a.m.


Firefighters encountered fire showing from the home upon arrival.

A 56-year-old male resident was taken to an area hospital, while a 57-year-old female resident was treated at the scene. No injuries were reported by firefighters.

The house was deemed uninhabitable, but the residents were able to find a place to stay while repairs are made to the home, fire officials said.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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