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Firefighter falls off roof during blaze

Posted at 3:50 PM, Dec 31, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-31 18:50:17-05

UPDATE: The firefighter is back on duty at the scene. The fire is out.


A firefighter is being treated after falling off the roof of a house fire on Thursday near Maryland Parkway and Bonanza Road.

Investigators say the home was vacant at the time. The home is believed to have been occupied by squatters.

Crews began to attack the fire around the chimney area. One firefighter fell off the roof. They are currently being examined by medical personnel. The injuries are non-life threatening.

Action News will post updates as they are received.