Springfield firefighter injured in fire at vacant house on Walnut Street

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A firefighter was injured while working on a fire at a vacant home on Walnut Street in Springfield late Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Springfield Fire Department, firefighters were called to 345 Walnut Street before 6 p.m. for a house fire. 

The house, a vacant two and a half wood structure, took a while to be controlled and extinguished.

The extent of the firefighter’s injuries is unknown and no further details were provided by the fire department.

22News will bring you the latest when more details develop. 

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