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St. George firefighter taken to hospital after battling house fire near Airline Highway

3 months 1 week 1 day ago Friday, August 26 2022 Aug 26, 2022 August 26, 2022 11:37 AM August 26, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A firefighter was rushed to a hospital after responding to a large housefire in a suburban neighborhood early Friday morning.

According to the St. George Fire Department, the fire broke out around 6:30 a.m. at a home on Sandhill Court, located off Barringer Foreman Road just south of Airline Highway. 

Crews found the fire raging in the garage of a home and were able to get it under control after about 20 minutes. 

The department said a firefighter was taken to a hospital in stable condition, though it did not specify what happened to that firefighter. 

The occupants of the home were able to get out unharmed.

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