Yuma Fire Department responded to a house near 7th Avenue and 15th Street Wednesday afternoon.
Arriving firefighters found heavy smoke coming from a bedroom window of the house and made entry into the building quickly extinguished a pile of clothing burning in the room. YFD says that a resident of the house was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation and then taken to Yuma Regional Medical Center for further evaluation. The fire was contained to the room and damage was said to be limited to clothing and personal items in that room. Cause of the fire remains under investigation.