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Milwaukee firefighter taken to Froedtert after blaze near 20th and Purdue

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A Milwaukee firefighter was injured while battling a blaze near 20th and Purdue Streets Wednesday evening. The fire was reported around 5:30 p.m.

The exact injuries the firefighter sustained were not disclosed but they were taken to Froedtert Hospital.

The floor was confined to the second floor of the building. Six people were displaced and able to find housing with relatives.

Cause of the fire is under investigation.

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