Firefighter Hospitalized Battling Ogontz House Fire

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia firefighter suffered heat exhaustion battling a house fire Monday night.

The fire was reported around 9 p.m. in the 1700 block of Widener Place in Philadelphia’s Ogontz neighborhood.

Fire officials tell CBS 3 the firefighter was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center.

No other injuries have been reported at this time.

The fire has been placed under control.


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