House fire sends Bristol woman to hospital

POSTED: 10:45 PM Oct 23 2013   UPDATED: 5:32 PM Oct 23 2013
Hickory Road Fire
BRISTOL, Tenn. -

One person has been taken to the hospital after a house fire.

The fire started at a house just before 6:00 p.m. Wednesday on Hickory Road in Bristol, Tennessee.     

Assistant Fire Chief Jack Spurgeon said the flames started in a living room.

One woman had to be hospitalized for burns, but her condition and name has not been released.

The cause remains under investigation. Firefighters say the home had no smoke detectors.