UPDATE: Two hospitalized in Macon house fire

2 hospitalized in Macon house fire

UPDATE:

Captain Billy Daniels with Macon-Bibb Fire says two elderly people were rescued from the fire and taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation. Daniels says it looks like the fire started in the kitchen but it is still under investigation. He wouldn't say it's a total loss, but did confirm there is major damage to the home. 

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Macon-Bibb firefighters are on the scene of a house fire on Alview Drive in west Bibb County. Crews have put out the blaze, but are still trying to eliminate all the hot spots. 

Sergeant Linda Howard with Bibb County Sheriff's Office says two adults were taken to the hospital with smoke inhalation. She says they are alert. 

Howard says the two victims are 78 years old and 60 years old.

According to Chief Marvin Riggins, the call came in just after 9 p.m. Monday evening.

We don't have many details confirmed at this time, but our crew is headed to the scene.. 

Stay with 13WMAZ for details as soon as we know more. 

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