SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport firefighter was taken to the hospital early Sunday morning after being injured battling a vacant house fire.
It happened around 3:40 a.m. at a house in the 100 block of West 79th Street.
Firefighters reported seeing smoke and flames coming from the single-story house.
There were no working utilities on at the house.
Firefighters say the blaze was under control by 3:49 a.m.
The firefighter who was injured was taken to a Shreveport hospital for evaluation and later released.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.