An early morning fire Wednesday in a two-story apartment building on Holloway Street in Durham sent an adult and a child to the hospital because of smoke inhalation, the fire department reported.
Durham County EMS treated the two at the scene before taking them to Duke University Hospital for evaluation.
The fire department received a call at 3:03 a.m. Wednesday for the fire at 504 Holloway St., Deputy Chief Chris Iannuzzi said in a statement.
Fire damage was limited to a kitchen in the second-floor apartment, but there was smoke damage throughout it, Iannuzzi said.
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The building is one of several in a small group between North Elizabeth Street and Peachtree Place.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.
The American Red Cross was called to assist the displaced adult and child.