Fire breaks out in Charlotte home Easter morning

Fire breaks out in Charlotte home Easter morning
Charlotte Fire Department responded to a fully involved house fire Easter morning. (Source: Jay Boyd/WBTV)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - An Easter morning fire damaged a Charlotte home near Briarwood Park.

Charlotte Fire Department responded to a home off the 600 block of Penwood Lane around 10 a.m. Sunday. The home backs up to the park’s property.

Crews are reported the home is one story and was fully involved. They were able to control the fire by 10:35 a.m. with the help of 32 firefighters.

Medic confirmed one person has life-threatening burn injuries and was transported to Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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