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Fire on West Oak Street sends one firefighter to the hospital

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville firefighter was sent to the hospital after being injured while battling a house fire.

According to MetroSafe, firefighters were called to a fire in a two-story home in the 1800 block of West Oak Street around 4:15 Sunday afternoon.

Crews on scene tell WAVE 3 the firefighter was transported to the hospital with minor burns to his face.

Firefighters said no one was home at the time when the fire broke out. Seven people are reported to live at the home.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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