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Southeast Bullitt firefighter sustains minor injuries while combating blaze

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A Southeast Bullitt Fire Department firefighter was injured Wednesday night, according to a spokesperson for the department A Southeast Bullitt Fire Department firefighter was injured Wednesday night, according to a spokesperson for the department
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Southeast Bullitt Fire Department firefighter was injured Wednesday night, according to a spokesperson for the department.

The department confirms one firefighter was injured while responding to a chimney fire around 7:30 p.m. on Happy Hollow Road, which was put out shortly after.

According to a spokesperson, Cody Whitaker was injured when he slipped and fell on a ceiling joist. 

Whitaker was transported to University Hospital with minor back injuries.

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