Occupant suffers injuries falling out window of burning residence in Brandon

Photo by Jeremy Champagne (Scramble Studio)

On April 6, 2024, at 1:34 am, police and fire/emergency services were dispatched to fire at a residence in the 300 block of 15th Street.   The fire was extinguished shortly after fire and emergency services arrived and appeared to have originated on the 3rd floor.  Emergency services located and transported an injured occupant of the 3rd floor suite to hospital.  The occupant had sustained injuries as a result of falling from a 3rd story window.  The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time.  The cause of the fire remains under investigation.