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Woman rescued from home fire in Belleview, fire officials say

Cause of fire investigated by Florida State Fire Marshal's Office

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BELLEVIEW, Fla. – A woman is in the hospital after she was rescued Sunday from a fire at her home at 5145 SE 107th Place.

Marion County Fire Rescue crews responded to a call at 2:38 p.m. from a caller who said the neighbor's home was on fire and someone was trapped inside.

Firefighters were able to get into the home and found the woman in her bedroom. She was pulled from the home as firefighters continued fighting the fire.

The woman was taken to an area hospital as a trauma alert.

MCFR said the cause of the fire, which was under control by 3:06 p.m., is unknown and under investigation by the Florida State Fire Marshal's Office.


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