One man injured in Noblesville apartment fire


One man was injured in a Jan. 22 apartment fire in Noblesville.

Noblesville Fire Dept. responded to the fire just before 9 p.m. in the 5400 block of Village Winds Drive.

According to a press release from NFD, first responders encountered heavy fire and smoke coming from two apartments and one victim lying in front of the apartment. The victim had been pulled from the apartment and dragged to safety by a neighbor. NFD and Westfield Fire Dept. firefighter/paramedics treated the 57-year-old man for burns and transported him to the Eskenazi burn center for further treatment.

Firefighters contained the blaze to two units. The cause and origin of the fire are still under investigation. The NFD was assisted by the Noblesville Police Dept. and Westfield Fire Dept.