Danville Firefighter Recovers from Leg Injury After House Fire

Danville, VA - A Danville firefighter is recovering after hurting his leg from responding to a house fire Thursday morning.

The firefighter crews responded to a house fire on White Street at 5:20 am. When the crews arrived, they did not see any smoke or fire. Later, they discovered the fire in the attic.

The damage to the house is moderate.

The Red Cross is helping the residents who lived there find somewhere to stay for the time being.

Fire officials reported the firefighter's leg injuries are not life threatening.