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Firefighter injured fighting Southside house fire

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville firefighters responded to 2638 Barrett Road on the Southside on Tuesday evening in reference to a residential fire.

When firefighters arrived they found a stove that had been left on in the kitchen. One firefighter suffered a major laceration while making entry into the home and was transported to the hospital.

JFRD said they contained the fire and worked very hard to save the house.