Firefighter falls into basement during fire
CLEVELAND, Ohio — News 5 Cleveland reports that a Cleveland firefighter was injured while fighting a house fire on Monday evening.
The Cleveland Division of Fire stated that firefighters responded to a fire in an abandoned house on Columbia Avenue at approximately 11:30 p.m.
The lieutenant of Engine 30 fell through the first floor and into the basement.
Officials say he suffered injuries to a knee and shoulder.
The lieutenant was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center.