COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A firefighter is recovering in the hospital after an apartment fire in north Columbus Monday afternoon.
Columbus Fire units were called just after 12:30 p.m. for a blaze at a three-story apartment building on 975 Atlantic Avenue, per a spokesperson for the Columbus Division of Fire. Officials with the division contained the fire and state most of the damage was found in the attic of the building.
A spokesperson with Columbus Fire confirmed no civilians in the building were injured but one firefighter was hurt and taken to Riverside Hospital in stable condition.
As of 1:20 p.m., crews remain on the scene.