Cleveland firefighter injured in building fire on Tate Avenue

Cleveland firefighter injured in building fire on Tate Avenue

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A Cleveland firefighter is stable after he was injured during a building fire on Tate Avenue.

Crews were called to the 3400 block of Tate Avenue around 1 p.m. on Jan. 4.

Investigators said the building was full of storage and old cars.

The fire department had to cut one door open.

Authorities said CFD decided to go to a defensive position when getting everyone out, a firefighter was hit in the head with something, he was taken to a local hospital and is stable.

Weather was a factor in the fire, at this time investigators don't know what caused the fire.

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