Firefighter injured after falling from roof in Cobbs Creek

PHILADELPHIA (AP/WTXF) -- A firefighter battling a house fire in Cobbs Creek was injured after falling off a roof.

A fire at a two-story rowhome on the 5600 block of Spruce Street was reported around 3 a.m. Tuesday.

Authorities say the firefighter fell about 20 feet and suffered a head injury. The firefighter was hospitalized in stable condition, but their name and further details on their condition have not been released.

No other injuries were reported in the fire. It wasn't immediately known if anyone was in the home when the blaze broke out.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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