FORT WORTH, Texas –
A Fort Worth man is under investigation for leaving his 18-month-old son in an apartment that caught fire.
Firefighters put out the flames at the Water’s Landing Apartments on Fringewood Drive just before 2 a.m. Tuesday.
While they were making their way through the apartment they found the boy alone.
He was taken to Cook Children’s Medical Center with minor injuries.
Police said his father admitted to leaving to run a quick errand. Food that he had been cooking on the stove caused the fire.
The little boy’s mother was at work.
Child Protective Services is also investigating.