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A home in the 900 block of West Burgess Street appears to be a total loss after a fire this morning. The resident was transported to a Columbus hospital after neighbors helped her to safety. Request this photo


MOUNT VERNON — A West Burgess Street woman was transported for injuries following a fire this morning.
Kay Calbert was transported via medical helicopter for injuries to a Columbus hospital after a fire at her 900 block West Burgess Street residence, her cousin, Barbara Byrd, told the News.

Calbert’s condition was unknown as of press time. Byrd said Calbert lived at the residence alone, except for her pet dogs.


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