(10:45 PM) City Firefighters Battle Cherry Street Blaze
A firefighter was taken to the hospital for injuries suffered in a blaze that engulfed a city property late Friday.
The blaze at 719 Cherry St. was reported around 10:30 p.m. Heavy smoke was visible in the downtown area as first responders were summoned.
Upon arrival, crews found the property fully engulfed by fire. A neighboring property at 717 Cherry St. was also damaged.
One firefighter was treated by paramedics and transported to the hospital.
Off-shift crews were called, as were two city fire investigators.
The cause of the fire wasn’t immediately known.
More information will be released when it becomes available.