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Providence firefighter injured in fire

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PROVIDENCE -

Providence firefighters were busy starting off the new year early Wednesday.

A fire broke out just after midnight at 191 Eastwood Avenue from a three-story home. Flames could be seen coming from the roof of the building.

Fire officials told NBC10 that one firefighter was taken to the hospital with burns to his wrist after he fell through the floor while fighting the fire.

None of the residents were injured in the fire. Fire officials are investigating the cause. 

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