2 Detroit firefighters injured battling fire on city's east side

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Posted at 4:49 PM, Jul 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-13 16:52:24-04

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.