PHOENIX -- Phoenix fire officials say a woman was able to escape an early morning apartment fire, but is searching for lost pets.

Phoenix fire officials responded to an apartment fire near 12th Street and Indian School Road around 4 a.m. Sunday.

The resident was home a the time and was able to escape with one of her dogs, however another dog and three cats are still missing.

While fire crews were putting out the flames, they found another woman nearby the apartment.

She was taken to a hospital in serious condition.

Fire officials are not sure if the woman's injuries were caused by the fire.