Woman in critical condition after north Columbus house fire

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - A woman was taken to a local hospital in critical condition after a fire in north Columbus Wednesday night, according to the Columbus Division of Fire.

Firefighters responded to the 1700 block of Alpine Drive around 9:20 p.m..

Firefighters found a woman in a back bedroom and were able to get her out of the house.

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A man who lived in the home was also able to get out. He was treated for minor smoke inhalation at the scene, according to the fire department.

There is a lot of smoke damage to the inside of the home.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.