One taken to hospital following fire at Roanoke apartment building

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) One person was taken to the hospital following a fire in Roanoke on Friday morning.

The fire happened at an apartment building at 217 Mountain Ave. around 9:50 a.m. Friday.

The person was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for smoke inhalation.

The fire was caused by cooking.

It’s estimated that the fire caused $15,000 in damage.