Courtney Love escapes house fire

Singer Courtney Love has escaped with minor injuries following a fire in her rented West Village townhouse, New York.,

The 46-year-old had already extinguished the fire before the firefighters arrived at the scene, but got some minor burns during the process, reported Contactmusic.

The main reason for the fire according to the firefighters was the blaze of the lightened candle that was kept next to the curtains in the bedroom of her house.