TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Toledo say a 5-year-old girl died in an overnight apartment fire.
WTOL-TV ( ) reports the fire broke out in the second-floor apartment in west Toledo at about 1 a.m. Friday. Fire officials say alarms sounded, but the girl was somehow separated from the rest of her family, and they couldn’t get back to her.
Firefighters eventually found her in a bedroom.
Neighbors say a family of five lived in the apartment. The Red Cross is assisting them.
Firefighters don’t know yet what caused the blaze, which was confined to the one apartment.
Information from: WTOL-TV,