One person injured in Fayette fire

Staff report

A house fire in Fayette on Friday sent one person to a Toledo hospital.

Gorham-Fayette Fire Chief Anthony Bernal reported that the department was dispatched at 10:29 a.m. to a structure fire at 201 S. Cherry St. Fire crews arrived to find a single-story residence with fire involvement and with a possible occupant inside the structure.

The victim, whose name was not released, was removed from the house and life-flighted to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.

The scene was cleared at 3:05 p.m. Fire departments from Morenci, Mich., Wauseon, Archbold, Lyons–Royalton, and Alvordton assisted the Gorham-Fayette fire crews.

The fire is still under investigation.

Staff report