Lafayette fire sends 1 to hospital

Lafayette Fire Department respond to house fire on Roberts Street. (WLFI Photo)
Lafayette Fire Department respond to house fire on Roberts Street. (WLFI Photo)

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — One person was sent to the hospital after a fire broke out at a house in the 1000 block of Roberts Street Saturday night.

The Lafayette Fire Department responded to the call at 9 p.m.

According to officials, the fire appeared to have started in the basement.

One male was rescued from the home before being transported to a local hospital.

News 18 will continue to follow the situation and will update this story as soon as more information is available.