Man hospitalized after Vanderburgh Co. fire

Crews called to working fire in Vanderburgh Co.

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - One person was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire on Thursday.

Crews were called to a home in the 1900 block of Forest Park Court around 3 p.m.

Officials say the fire started in the back of the home.

The homeowner, who was taken to the hospital, was sleeping inside at the time.

Fire officials say the home had no power.

There’s no word yet on what caused the fire.

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