Firefighter injured on scene of northwest Columbus house fire

A firefighter was injured battling a blaze at this house on Mustang Court.

COLUMBUS -- A firefighter sustained injuries while battling a house fire on in northwest Columbus Tuesday afternoon.

The fire in the 5300 block of Mustang Court was contained quickly, but while fighting the conflagration, one firefighter sustained burn injuries to the side of his face and ears.

He was transported to Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and treated for his injuries, according to Columbus Division of Fire Battalion Chief Steve Martin.

Martin said the firefighter was expected to be treated and released this evening.

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