Boardman fire burns cars, car port

News

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN)- A Boardman firefighter has been released from the hospital Friday after being injured on a call.

Firefighters responded to a carport on fire at 8260 Southern Blvd just before 4 a.m. Friday.

There were five cars were under the carport at the time, and all of them are a total loss, according to firefighters.

“Our first crews arrived, and it was fully involved,” Boardman Fire Chief Mark Pitzer said. “We did have one minor injury. We had a firefighter with a back injury. He’s fine.”

None of the residents were injured in the fire, and investigators are still working to determine the fire’s cause.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending on WKBN.com