Firefighter suffers injury while battling Peoria house fire

Posted at 3:30 PM, Sep 10, 2016

A firefighter was injured after battling a blaze at a Peoria home.

Firefighters were called to a home near Thunderbird Road and 75th Avenue on Saturday, a Peoria Fire Department spokesperson said.

One firefighter suffered a sprained ankle after slipping on a tile roof, officials said. He was helped down from the roof and is being treated.

The single-story home sustained heavy damage from the fire, but no other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

No other information was immediately available. ABC15 has a crew on the way to the scene.

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