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4 firefighters hurt by falling bricks

While battling the blaze, bricks fell on top of them

By FireRescue1 Staff

ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. — Four Ky. firefighters were injured while battling a blaze after bricks fell on them.

Crews were called to the Morehead State University storage facility blaze Sunday morning. When crews arrived, flames had already made their way through part of the roof, according to the Herald-Leader.

While firefighters were inside the facility, bricks fell on top of them. The firefighters suffered bumps and bruises and were taken to the hospital and later released.

Officials are now investigating the cause of the fire.

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