Pa. firefighter hurt after stepping on power line

Even though house was empty, firefighters had to protect nearby home from the flames


NEW CASTLE, Pa. — A firefighter was injured battling flames after stepping on a live power line at the scene of a fire.

The fire tore through a condemned home in New Castle’s Mahoningtown section..

The firefighters responded to the home on the corner of Seventh Street and Maple Street early Wednesday morning.

Full story: Firefighter Taken To Hospital After Stepping On Live Power Line

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