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Toledo firefighter recovering after house fire

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A Toledo firefighter is recovering after responding to a house fire. It happened just before 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at a three-story home in the 1100 block of Oakwood.

Firefighters say the flames started on the bottom floor and spread to the top.

The home was vacant, but fire officials believe squatters were staying there. However, crews say no one was inside when the flames broke out.

One firefighter fell and hurt his leg while putting out the fire. He was taken to Saint V's as a precaution. We're told he'll be fine.

Firefighters say the home sustained about $25,000 in damage.

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