The Perry township fire department is investigating an apartment fire today. It happened around 10:30 in the morning at Brookside Apartments on Brookside Drive off of state route 40 East. Fire officials at the scene had the fire contained in a short time but at least one person suffered some burns and smoke inhalation. No names have been released yet. There’s no word on what caused the blaze. The Muskingum Valley Red Cross was also on the scene to help the victims of the fire. Washington and Falls township fire departments along with the Zanesville and New Concord fire departments responded to the blaze.