Civilian, firefighter injured in house fire on city’s near northeast side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (December 4, 2014) – A civilian and a firefighter were slightly injured in a house fire on the city’s near northeast side Thursday morning.
The fire broke out around 2:35 a.m. in the 3500 block of Wallace Avenue near the intersection of East 34th Street and North Emerson Avenue.
When crews arrived they saw flames coming from the front of the house; they quickly got the fire under control.
A resident in the house burned his hand, and he was transported to Eskenazi Hospital for treatment. A firefighter suffered a slight injury and was treated at the scene.
Additionally, at least one dog died in the fire.