Firefighter injured in Near West Side blaze

November 26, 2011 10:03:20 AM PST
A firefighter was taken to the hospital after being hurt while putting out a building fire.

The accident happened just after 7 p.m. Friday in the 1700-block of West 18th Street. The building houses a restaurant on the first floor.

The firefighter suffered a cut to the hand. No one else was hurt.