By Mark Gomez
The San Jose Mercury News
SAN JOSE, Calif. — A veteran San Jose firefighter suffered serious burns Thursday when flames engulfed his hands and body while he battled a four-alarm blaze at a four-unit townhouse.
The firefighter — who was not identified — fell through a portion of the roof that had been cut open to fight the blaze.
Calif. firefighter engulfed in 4-alarm fire