LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Fire crews were dispatched to the scene of an apartment fire that broke out Wednesday morning.

The fire broke out at apartments on Wildwood Circle, near the intersection of S. Watterson Trail and Bardstown Road.

Authorities say at least one female was rescued from an apartment.

The fire chief says the fire started in apartment where a man was boiling eggs.

Officials also say at least two people were transported to the hospital.

The fire chief did not offer specific details on animal rescues, but WDRB crew members at the scene say a few animals were rescued.

About 40 firefighters responded to the fire.

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