Woman injured, dog killed in Linden-area fire

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — One woman is hospitalized and one dog is dead after a fire in the Linden neighborhood.

It happened around 5:30 p.m. on at a duplex the 1200 block of East 25th Avenue.

Firefighters say one woman in her 20s was taken to The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center to be treated for smoke inhalation. According to Columbus Division of Fire Batallion Chief Steve Martin, the woman is in critical but stable condition.

Two dogs were taken to the Ohio State University Veterinary Hospital. One dog was able to be revived, but the second dog died.

The fire was quickly contained after firefighters arrived on scene, according to Chief Martin.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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