1 dead, 1 injured in Martinez apartment fire

One person died and another was hospitalized Wednesday after an apartment fire in Martinez. 

Contra Costa County firefighters responded to the fire on Foster Street about 3 a.m. and stopped the fire from spreading through the unit.

They said they rescued one victim, from a second-story window.

Battalion chief Paul Silva said they are still investigating the cause of the fire started, but they think it may have started in the kitchen.