Ratingen (dpa / lnw) - A woman was slightly injured in a fire in a retirement home in Ratingen (Mettmann district).
Shortly after midnight, a fire alarm system was triggered, as the fire department announced on Monday morning.
Rescue workers rescue a sleeping resident from her room.
There they discovered a coffee machine and a kettle that had caught fire on a hotplate that was switched on.
The resident was taken to hospital on suspicion of slight smoke inhalation.
Press release from the fire brigade