Philadelphia firefighter injured in fall battling 4-alarm Kensington fire

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Phila. firefighter injured in fall battling 4-alarm fire. Katherine Scott reports during Action News at 12:30 p.m. on July 11, 2018. (WPVI)

A Philadelphia firefighter was injured battling a massive four-alarm blaze at a Kensington junkyard.

The fire broke out at East Somerset and Tulip streets around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The smoke and flames could be seen for miles.

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Chopper 6 over a junkyard fire in Kensington, on July 10, 2018

Officials said one firefighter was taken to Temple University Hospital to be treated for injuries suffered in a fall.

The cause of the fire has yet to be determined.
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4-alarm fire at Kensington junkyard: as seen on Action News at 11 p.m., July 10, 2018

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