Firefighter injured while battling house fire

CITY TERRACE, Calif. Authorities said more than 100 /*firefighters*/ responded to the fire in the 3500 block of Pomeroy Street at 9:57 a.m.

Firefighters described the home as having severe packrat conditions. It took firefighters about an hour and a half to declare a knockdown.

One firefighter was burned on his neck and taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown. No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.

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