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Person injured in kitchen fire on Shepherd Road

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

One woman is sent to the hospital following a kitchen fire Monday afternoon. 

It happened around 4:51 p.m. on Shepherd Road.  Chattanooga firefighters were able to get the blaze under control quickly containing most of the fire damage to the kitchen and living room.

A resident, a 38-year old female was taken to the hospital after she complained of difficulty breathing. A fire official said the woman may have been suffering from smoke inhalation.

The Red Cross was called to assist the victims.

The cause of the is under investigation.

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