Strawberry Mansion fire sends woman, firefighter to hospital

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Woman, firefighter injured in Strawberry Mansion fire. Matt O'Donnell reports during Action News Mornings on July 20, 2018. (WPVI)

A Philadelphia firefighter and a woman were taken to the hospital after a fire broke out in Strawberry Mansion.

It happened around 2:40 a.m. Friday on the 3100 block of Fontain Street.

Arriving fire crews were met with heavy flames coming from the first and second stories of a row home.

The injured woman suffered smoke inhalation; it is unclear at this time why the firefighter was hospitalized.

Crews gained control of the flames just after 3 a.m.

Investigators are working to determine how the fire started.

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