Firefighter hurt during house fire

Picture provided by Desarae Dennis, viewer
Picture provided by Desarae Dennis, viewer

WAYNE TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A firefighter was taken to the hospital Friday night following a house fire in Wayne Township.

The blaze broke out around 8:30 p.m. in a home in the 6700 block of Garrison Spurling Road.

Everyone inside the home was evacuated and received no injuries. However, one firefighter did get hurt. Officials tell FOX19 the ceiling fell while the firefighter was inside the home. He was not seriously hurt and has been released from the hospital with a minor neck injury.

Wayne Township Fire Department lead the battle against the fire, along with Goshen, Jackson Township, Harlan Township and Blanchester Fire Departments.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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