Two Firefighters Injured After Fighting Back To Back Fires

GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) – Two firefighters were hospitalized after battling a house fire in Greenville County.

The fire started around 1 p.m. Tuesday on Leone Avenue.

One firefighter from Parker Fire Department and another from Duncan Chapel Fire Department were taken to the hospital for heat-related issues and dehydration, according to Parker Fire Chief Steve Alverson.

The Parker Fire Department firefighter was still in the hospital as of Wednesday morning. The status of the other firefighter was not immediately available.

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Editor and Photojournalist for SConFire.com. Currently employed by the Department of Defense as a Firefighter/EMT. Past North Charleston Fire Department and Whitesville Fire Department. Colt is also the owner of 3 House Photography where his work that doesn't go to SConFire.com is published. Colt uses Canon gear and is currently shooting with 5D Mkiii and 6D cameras along with the 24-105 F4L, 70-200 2.8L IS ii, and 14 2.8L ii Canon lenses along with the Sigma 50 1.4 Art and 150-600 Sport lenses. Colt also uses a 360Fly HD 360 camera to capture events as they unfold.