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Cold hampers firefighters efforts in Freeport

Tuesday, January 07, 2014
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On Long Island, the cold hampered efforts to fight a house fire in Freeport.

Flames broke out Tuesday afternoon at a home on North Long Beach Avenue.

A trapped resident was rescued and taken to the hospital along with a firefighter who was injured when the roof collapsed.

There's no word on their condition.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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