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Firefighter Injured While Battling House Fire

Firefighter Injured While Battling House Fire

Posted - Mar. 2, 2004 at 8:02 a.m.



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(KSL News) Fire at a house under construction in Salt Lake County left one firefighter injured.

Crews are now on the scene investigating the cause, but a witness says it looks like someone set the blaze just before 4:00 this morning.

The house at 1472 E. 6050 South was under constuction in the Bella Vie Community. A firefighter fell though the basement while trying to fight that blaze.

The rest of the firefighters were pulled out of the building for a short while to make sure it was safe.

As for the injured firefighter, he is expected to be okay.

Crews were able to put out that fire in about an hour and they hope to have more information on its cause later today.

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