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Firefighter injured in Newton fire

Posted by David Beard, Boston.com Staff November 18, 2008 11:52 PM

A firefighter has been injured battling a two-alarm fire burning in a two-and-a-half story wood frame building on Nobscot Road in Newton Tuesday night.

According to Jeremy Solomon, a spokesman for the city, fire crews struck a second alarm shortly after 11 p.m..

The injured firefighter reportedly fell through a floor that gave way. The extent of his injuries are unknown, and his name has not yet been released.

According to Solomon, there were no reports of civilian injuries.

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