One injured in fire at Council Bluffs apartment complex

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COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (WOWT) -- One person was taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries suffered in a Friday morning fire at a Council Bluffs apartment complex.

Crews were called to the Deerfield Apartments in the 900 block of Franklin Avenue shortly after 7 a.m.

Investigators say the fire started inside an apartment and was put out by the sprinkler system before they arrived on scene.

There were four people inside the unit at the time. One of them was taken for treatment.

Authorities say there is water damage to the apartment in which the fire originated and additional water damage to the unit below.

There was no immediate word on the cause.