Whitney Point Apartment Fire

By WBNG News

December 17, 2012 Updated Dec 17, 2012 at 1:09 AM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) An early morning fire breaks out in an apartment building in Whitney Point sending one person to the hospital.

The call came in just after 4 o'clock Sunday morning to 7315 Academy Street in Whitney Point.

The Whitney Point Fire Department says the fire started on the first floor of the apartment building.

There were several people inside at the time of the fire.

One person was sent to Wilson Hospital. The extend of that person's injuries are still unknown.

The Whitney Point Fire Department is ruling it an accidental fire.

The exact cause has not yet been determined.