Jurupa Valley: One person hospitalized in residential blaze

One person was transported to an area hospital early Saturday after a fire broke out at a one story residential complex in the 4700 Block of Dodd Street in Jurupa Valley, a fire official reported.

Members of CalFire and Riverside County Fire Department received a call about the blaze at 9:10 a.m. and quickly responded to the scene to put it out, according to Riverside County Fire Department Spokeswoman Melody Hendrickson.

They contained the fire, which was producing heavy amounts of smoke, to one room and had it fully extinguished not more than 15 minutes after the initial phone call, Hendrickson said.

The one injured person was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation, according to Hendrickson.

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