Lynchburg Fire Crews Respond to Apartment Fire

Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg firefighters were called to the scene of an apartment fire just after 9:00 Thursday morning.It happened at the James Crossing apartments on Greenfield Drive. According to a fire spokesman, one person was taken to the hospital to be checked out.The apartment was on the third floor of building 840. Neighbors say the person who lived in the apartment suffered from smoke inhalation. Animal control took care of the victim's dog as firefighters worked in the area.