Battle Creek firefighter injured falling through floor of burning Fremont Place house
A Battle Creek firefighter was treated for minor injuries Monday after falling through the floor of a house while part of team working to put out a fire.
Firefighters received the call at 9 p.m., for a fire in a home at 15 Fremont Place. A team of 18 firefighters spent three hours fighting the blaze.
In a written statement, Battle Creek Fire Department officials said the home was a total loss, with an estimated $60,000 in property damage. The cause of the fire is so far unknown, but is still under investigation.