Firefighter injured battling garage fire

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A Fort Wayne firefighters injured his knee while fighting a detached garage fire on Ellen Avenue Wednesday night.

Fire crews were called to 2024 Ellen Avenue around 10:30 and found detached garage fully engulfed in flames, according to a department report.

Firefighters needed about 15 minutes to get everything under control.

The department said a firefighter injured his knee and was taken to a hospital. Officials were unclear if the firefighter would be kept overnight for treatment.

The name of the firefighter has not been released.

No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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