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Firefighter injured battling Holmesburg blaze

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

One firefighter is being treated for minor injuries after a house fire in Holmesburg.

Fire broke out just after 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 3500 block of Sheffield Street.

The fire in the 2-story home was brought under control in about 25 minutes.

The firefighter was taken to Aria Hospital Torresdale Division for treatment.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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