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Two firefighters hurt after Rogers County house fire

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Posted at 12:32 PM, Aug 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-13 17:19:39-04

CHELSEA, Okla. — Two firefighters were hurt while battling a house fire on Friday morning in the Chelsea area of Rogers County.

Rogers County Emergency Management came out to help with the fire at a two-story home and posted pictures of the damage on Facebook.

Investigators say fire started when the house was hit by lightning.

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First responders help a family displaced by a house fire in the Chelsea area on Friday morning.

Emergency management says one of the two injured firefighters was taken to the hospital for an unrelated health reason, while the other was treated and released on the scene.

The family of four living in the home was forced out and paramedics helped treat their cat after getting out of the burning home.

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First responders help a family displaced by a house fire in the Chelsea area on Friday morning.
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First responders help a family displaced by a house fire in the Chelsea area on Friday morning.


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