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House fire in Riverside neighbourhood sends 1 person to hospital

Emergency crews attended the 1100 block of Prado Place following a house fire on May 26, 2024. One person has been sent to hospital. (Sanjay Maru/CTV News Windsor) Emergency crews attended the 1100 block of Prado Place following a house fire on May 26, 2024. One person has been sent to hospital. (Sanjay Maru/CTV News Windsor)
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Windsor fire crews say one person has been transported to hospital following a fire at a home on Prado Place.

The blaze broke out Sunday around 12:30 p.m., according to multiple witnesses on scene who said the fire started in the garage.

Police, fire and EMS all attended the scene.

According to Windsor's deputy fire chief James Waffle, the Ontario Fire Marshal has been called in to investigate.

One person was transferred to hospital but their condition is unknown at this time, Waffle said.

That person was one of two individuals who lived inside the home.

The Ontario Fire Marshal has been called to investigate the cause of the fire.

An exact damage estimate is not yet available.

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