DURHAM, N.C. – A firefighter was injured while putting out a fire Tuesday night.

What You Need To Know

  • One firefighter was injured at a house fire Tuesday night.

  • They were transported in stable condition.

  • It happened on Ruffin Street.

It happened on the 1500 block of Ruffin Street around 11 p.m.

Nearly 40 firefighters in total responded to the call. Upon arrival they found a single-story home with smoke and flames visible.

One person was displaced from the home uninjured.

The home sustained substantial damage.

The firefighter was transported in stable condition, but details of their injuries have not been released.

Crews are working to determine the cause of the fire.