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Firefighter hurt battling Chatsworth commercial building fire

A commercial building in Chatsworth caught on fire on Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

May 24, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A firefighter was injured battling a fire at a commercial building on the 9600 block of Cozycroft Avenue in Chatsworth.

The fire was reported around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday, and it took firefighters just over an hour to put it out.

The blaze destroyed the roof of the building.

One firefighter suffered second-degree burns to as much as nine percent of his body, including his hands and chest. He was treated at a hospital and released.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.