PALMERTON, Pa. – A firefighter was hurt fighting a fire in Palmerton, Carbon County.
The fire broke out around 10 a.m. at a home on Lehigh Avenue.
Crews on scene say that firefighter was hurt inside the house, so a special rescue team had to be called in to get him out. The team managed to get him out of the house.
The firefighter was transported to the hospital for evaluation of a minor injury.
No word yet on what started the fire.