Firefighter taken to hospital after West Jefferson Street fire - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Firefighter taken to hospital after West Jefferson Street fire

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – A firefighter is in the hospital after a house fire in the Russell neighborhood.

MetroSafe says that the fire broke out on West Jefferson Street near 25th around 11:30 Tuesday night.

No one was in the house, but two neighbors were evacuated.

The firefighter was taken to University Hospital for a minor head injury.

Police say one other person who was near the scene was also hurt. There's no word on the extent of that person's injuries.

The arson unit is investigating the fire.

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