1-year-old, grandfather burned in Wayne County house fire
CHERRY RIDGE TWP., WAYNE COUNTY (WOLF) -- A grandfather and his 1-year-old granddaughter are in the hospital tonight after escaping a house fire in Wayne County.
The fire broke out just after 7:30 this morning at a home along Middle Creek Road in Cherry Ridge Township.
Fire officials say the two suffered burns and were both taken to GCMC in Scranton.
The 1-year-old was taken by helicopter.
No one else was injured, but officials believe a few pets died in the fire.
The cause is still under investigation by State Police fire marshals.
The house is a total loss.