Firefighter Injured During House Fire

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(Memphis) A Memphis firefighter is recovering from injuries he sustained after battling a house fire early Thursday.

The firefighter was taken to the hospital, but his injuries aren’t considered serious.

The injury happened after firefighters had put out a fire inside a house in the 3600 block of Barron Ave. near Robinhood Ln.

That fire began around 2:30 a.m. Thursday and the damage was confined to the kitchen.

Two people were inside when the fire started, but they both escaped without injury.