Detroit firefighter injured at house fire

Detroit firefighter injured in house fire at Forest Avenue, 17th Street

Published On: Nov 30 2012 04:25:54 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 30 2012 04:43:53 PM EST
DETROIT -

A Detroit firefighter was injured Friday afternoon while battling flames at a house at Forest Avenue and 17th Street.

Detroit EMS was at the home. Details of the firefighter's injury are not known. However, it does not appear to be serious or life-threatening.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The fire gutted the home before firefighters could douse the flames. It is not clear if the house was vacant or occupied.