Five Firefighters Injured in Maine Apartment Blaze

Five firefighters were injured Friday morning while battling a blaze at an apartment building in Berwick, Maine.

The fire started at a multi-family home at 10 Bell St. just before 11 a.m.

At least two firefighters were pulled from the 3-story building after becoming trapped, according to the Portland Press Herald.

A total of five firefighters were taken to an area hospital for treatment. The exact extent of their injuries remains unclear.

Dozens of firefighters from both Maine and New Hampshire remained on still into the afternoon battling the blaze. It’s unclear how the fire started.

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