By CBS3 Staff

DELAWARE CITY, Del. (CBS) – Two people were injured, one critically, in an overnight house fire in New Castle County. Officials say the fire broke out around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday on the 100 block of Clinton Street in Delaware City.

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A 19-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries and is in critical condition at Christiana Hospital.

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A 69-year-old woman sustained smoke inhalation and is in stable condition at the same hospital
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There is no word on the extent of the other person’s injuries.

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The cause of the fire is under investigation.