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Two hospitalized after kitchen fire

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MADISON (WKOW) -- An adult and a child were transported to UW Hospital following a kitchen fire on Madison's West side Thursday afternoon.

According to a news release, around 3:30 p.m., the Madison Fire Department responded to 50 S. Gammon Road for a fire in a second floor apartment. When crews arrived, smoke was coming from a second story window. When entering the apartment, a woman fled from the apartment and collapsed at the top of the stairs and was transported to the hospital.

A child that was home at the time of the fire was found safe outside. Both were treated for possible smoke inhalation, and were expected to be released shortly after. A second child that lives at the home was at school.

The fire caused $10,000 in damage. The cause has yet to be determined.

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