A woman died and two other people, including a firefighter, were injured in a house fire Monday morning in the Orange County community of Rossmoor.
Firefighters sent to the 12500 block of Martha Ann Drive about 6:25 a.m. extinguished the flames in about 40 minutes, according to the Orange County Fire Authority.
A woman was found dead in the house. A man who escaped from the burning home on his own was taken to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation, the OCFA reported. Information was not immediately available on the woman’s identity.
A firefighter suffered a leg injury and was taken to a hospital.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.