Detroit firefighter injured battling blaze

(WXYZ) - A firefighter was injured while battling a suspicious fire on Detroit’s southwest side on Tuesday night. 

The fire started at the corner of Reeder and Campbell.

According to firefighters, they are investigating whether someone illegally dumped a large pile of trash and possibly set it on fire. One neighbor told 7 Action News he witnessed three people on bicycles dump the garbage in the area behind an old building. Minutes later, he said he could see flames and smoke.

The extent of the firefighter’s injuries is not known.  

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