SCOTLAND, PA. - A Greene Township woman was flown to Baltimore Regional Burn Center at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center after she was injured in a fire Monday morning at a Scot-Greene Estates duplex.
Dorothy Apple, 79, of 3467 Troon Drive was in critical condition Thursday afternoon, according to a hospital spokeswoman. Apple was found inside the front door of her home by firefighters whose responded to the 12:05 a.m. fire, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal Mike Rugh.
The fire appeared to have originated in the adjoining home of Jake Kaufman of 3469 Troon Drive, Rugh said.
According to Rugh, the fire originated in the back wall of Kaufman's home and might have been caused by an electrical wiring problem in the wall.