MADISON - An early morning fire on Madison's northside damages an apartment building and sends one resident to the hospital.
City firefighters responded to a call 3200 block of Ridgeway Avenue shortly after midnight Sunday morning and found smoke billowing from the first floor of the six unit structure.
Crews were able to extinguish the flames; however, one male resident found inside was transported to University Hospital with serious injuries. A woman was also rescued from her second story balcony.
The cause of the blaze remains under investigation. Damage is estimated at approximately $20,000.