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Firefighter taken to hospital after crematorium fire

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A firefighter was transported to a hospital after a flames broke out at a Louisville crematorium.

Crews were dispatched to Vogt Vault, located on Action Avenue, just after 1 p.m. Friday.

The business said the fire department had been sweltering trying to get the fire out. WAVE 3 was told the crematorium had a cooler in place to keep some of the deceased people who are awaiting cremation.

Luckily, the firefighter was treated and released.

Buechel Fire and Louisville arson crews are investigating. No foul play is suspected.

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