Firefighter injured while battling Atlanta house fire - CBS46 News

Firefighter injured while battling Atlanta house fire

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

A firefighter was injured while battling a house fire early Wednesday morning.

Fire broke out a house on Joseph E. Boone Blvd NW at Sunset Ave NW in Atlanta around 3:40 a.m.

The fire spread to the home next door.

A firefighter was injured while trying to put the fire out. He has second-degree burns on his shoulder.

The firefighter was treated on the scene and later taken to Grady Memorial Hospital for his burns.

One of the homes is boarded up. Investigators said the second home was occupied, but the homeowners were not inside at the time of the fire.

There are no other reports of injuries.

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