Firefighting

North Carolina Firefighter Hospitalized After Roof Collapse

Firefighters battled a house fire near Lake Norman that started at about 8 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Huntersville Fire Department (http://bit.ly/1gJhdrJ).

Fire officials said no one was home at the time and the family was on vacation. They have been notified.

One Cornelius firefighter was taken to hospital with minor injuries after part of the structure collapsed.

The firefighter was treated and released Wednesday night.

Cornelius, Davidson and Huntersville fire departments responded to the scene.