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Firefighter injured in blaze on Bayonne Avenue in Northeast Baltimore

A Baltimore firefighter was injured at a house fire in the 2800 block of Bayonne Avenue in Baltimore. Seven occupants were able to get out unharmed. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun video)

A firefighter was injured battling a house fire in Northeast Baltimore Monday morning.

The firefighter was taken to a hospital with non life-threatening burns suffered while attempting to extinguish the blaze in the 2800 block of Bayonne Ave., said Baltimore Fire Spokesman Chief Roman Clark.

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The home’s seven occupants escaped unharmed, he said.

“Cold presents a challenge,” Clark said. “When we throw water, we get icy conditions, and it can make it hard for firefighters when we’re trying to enter a building and make rescues.”

This story will be updated.

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