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Pawtucket, RI Firefighter Injured on Ladder During Rescue

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A Pawtucket firefighter was injured while rescuing a resident during an overnight house fire. 

The battalion chief said the lieutenant suffered a significant foot and ankle injury while on the scene of a fire on Central Avenue.

The firefighter was on a ladder while trying to rescue a resident from the home’s third-floor fire escape. MORE