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7 injured in Texas house fire, including pregnant teen

A 16-year-old girl is among the injured

AUSTIN, Texas — Austin firefighters had to fight through flames to rescue multiple people trapped in a house after a fire broke out early Monday morning.

All seven individuals sleeping in the structure that caught fire were taken to hospital.

Four people were taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge, including a pregnant 16-year-old and a 65-year-old man. Both are incubated from smoke burns.

Full story: Seven injured in East Austin house fire

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