2 Detroit firefighters injured battling fire on city's east side
Posted: 4:49 PM, Jul 13, 2019
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DETROIT - MARCH 5: Firefighters battle an apartment fire March 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Dozens of residents were forced out of their homes by the early morning blaze on the west side of the city. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
DETROIT (WXYZ) — Two Detroit firefighters were injured while battling a fire on the city's east side Saturday.
The fire started around noon on the third floor of the UAW Hall located at 8000 E Jefferson.
One suffered a hand injury and the other had a breathing difficulty, but both are now doing fine, according to the fire commissioner.
Extent of damage is unknown at this time and still under investigation.
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