WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Firefighters say a man was injured Wednesday afternoon in an apartment fire in Winston-Salem.
The fire was reported shortly after 3 p.m. at 423 South Hawthorne Road.
Firefighters discovered a fire in the hallway of Apartment B, where an injured occupant was also found.
The adult male was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center by ambulance. It was not clear how serious his injuries were.
The fire was caused by an unattended candle, fire officials said.
The man who was injured was the only resident who was displaced.
No other details were available.