KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — State and local officials are investigating a structure fire that left an elderly woman hospitalized on Tuesday.
Around 10 a.m., firefighters and police responded to a structure fire in the 4000 block of Farm-to-Market (FM) 148 where an elderly woman was reportedly entrapped.
The elderly woman was later flown to Parkland Memorial Hospital by CareFlite helicopter where she remains hospitalized, according to the Kaufman County Sheriff's Office. At last check, she was in stable condition.
The Kaufman County Sheriff's Office, Kaufman County Fire Marshal's Office, and the Texas State Fire Marshal's Office are investigating the circumstances surrounding the fire.
An update in the investigation is expected tomorrow, a sheriff's office spokesperson tells inForney.com.
This is a developing story.