Firefighter injured in Kensington house fire

October 12, 2009 5:24:19 AM PDT
A firefighter was injured while battling a house on the 3100 block of Arbor Street in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.

The fire broke out about 1:30 Monday morning in a house on the 3100 block of Arbor Street.

It took almost a half hour for firefighters to gain control of the blaze.

The injured firefighter was taken to Jefferson Univeristy Hospital, where he is in stable condition.

In the end, three homes were damaged in the blaze.

No word yet on the cause of the fire.