Fire Leaves Mother, Two Children Homeless 

An Augusta mother was injured after she and her two children escaped their burning home Thursday night.Firefighters got the call around 6:30pm.When they arrived on the Ridge Road, they found a woman suffering from minor burns.We’re told she was taken to Maine General Medical Center for treatment.Meanwhile, crews kept the fire contained to the apartment on the second floor.Investigators believe it started in a bedroom.The family is being helped by the Red Cross.