1 dead, firefighter injured in west Toledo house fire

1 dead, firefighter injured in west Toledo house fire

TOLEDO (WTOL) - One woman is dead and a firefighter injured after a fire broke out in a west Toledo home early Friday morning.

This happened on Georgia near Jackman around 4 a.m.

BREAKING: One woman is dead and a firefighter is in the hospital after a house fire on Georgia Avenue. Michelle Backus WTOL is breaking down what happened.

Posted by WTOL NEWS 11 on Friday, December 7, 2018

When firefighters arrived, they reported heavy fire showing on the west side of the home.

Crews had difficulty working inside of the house due to several holes that were encountered on the first floor.

One firefighter received non-life threatening injuries as a result of falling through one of those holes. The firefighter was transported to St. Vincent’s for treatment.

Fire crews were eventually able to make their way through the residence and found the deceased woman on the first floor.

The cause of the fire has yet to be determined.

This story is developing. We will continue to keep you updated as more information comes in.

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