Huntsville house fire hospitalizes resident


House fire on Hilltop Terrace, Huntsville (4/2/16)

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) –  Huntsville Fire crews arrived at a home on Hilltop Terrace around 11 p.m. Saturday for a blaze that sent one person to the hospital.

Fire officials say that they had trouble entering the home due to wrought iron on the windows.

The fire crews were eventually able to enter the home and rescue a resident of the home, who was taken to Huntsville Hospital in critical condition.

The home sustained minor smoke damage.  The cause of the fire is still under investigation.