Person injured in east Arlington house fire

One person has been transported to the hospital following a house fire earlier today in east Arlington.

Around 11:15am, Arlington firefighters were dispatched to a house fire in the 400 block of Overhill Drive near E. Abram St. and New York Ave.

Truck 1 and Engine 1 were first on scene with fire through the roof of a house. Multiple units responded including Tower 8, Engine 4, Engine 5, Engine 6, Engine 8, and others. Battalion 1 had command.

One person was reportedly injured with burns and transported to the hospital. Scanner traffic indicated the patient was taken to Parkland by ground ambulance.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.