A fire shortly before midnight Sunday damaged a home on Juniper Street in West Ashley, and paramedics took one resident to the hospital for observation.

Charleston Fire Department spokesman Mark Ruppel said the call came in at 11:50 p.m. for a fire at 1562 Juniper Street. Charleston Police removed the resident from the home, and firefighters quickly contained the fire, Ruppel said.

The blaze damaged a single room and remains under investigation.