7 Firefighters Injured In Riverdale House Fire
7 Firefighters Injured In Riverdale Fire
RIVERDALE, Md. (WUSA) - Seven firefighters were injured by wind-whipped flames while responding to a house fire in the 6300 block of 57th Ave. in Riverdale on Friday night.
A one story home with a basement had heavy fire, with flames blown into the firefighters' faces by gusting winds. EMS personnel are on the scene. The firefighters, all volunteers, have injuries ranging from minor to serious. Their injuries are burns, lacerations and fractures.
Officials are investigating details of the fire.