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Pittsburgh (PA) Firefighters Injured in Flashover

09/17/2012
Several firefighters were injured in a flashover during a structure fire early this morning in Pittsburgh's Shadyside neighborhood. WPXI reports (http://bit.ly/StwdZt) that a teenager was arrested on arson charges related to the fire. A witness told investigators that the suspect was on the roof of the home next door, lighting towels and clothes on fire and tossing them onto the roof next door. The owner of the building said he didn't know his house was on fire until firefighters were knocking at his door. A room on the third floor of the structure flashed, injuring several firefighters. Two of the injured firefighters were treated and released, while another is still in the hospital. T...

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