Oklahoma City firefighter suffers head injury while battling vehicle fire
OKLAHOMA CITY – First responders were called to help one of their own on Monday afternoon after a firefighter was injured at a scene.
Around 3:15 p.m., firefighters with the Oklahoma City Fire Department were called to a vehicle fire in the 4600 block of S. Choctaw Rd.
Officials with the fire department say a truck with a flatbed trailer carrying cardboard boxes was on fire.
Around 3:30 p.m., paramedics with EMSA were called to the vehicle fire after a firefighter reportedly suffered a head injury.
The firefighter was put into an ambulance, but appeared to be sitting up and talking to paramedics.
At this point, the extent of his injuries is unknown.