Firefighter suffers Sacramento burn injury

by bil | October 14th, 2008

October 14, 2008

A California Fire Captain is in good condition after suffering a Sacramento burn injury while fighting a two-alarm fire, according to the Sacramento Bee.

The Captain suffered serious California burn injuries to one hand, his neck, and face.  He is now facing surgery and rehabilitation.

Three other firefighters suffered Sacramento burn injuries in the California fire accident. They were treated at a hospital and sent home the same day.

Investigators from the fire department are trying to determine how the Sacramento fire accident intensified so quickly, in hopes of preventing future fire fighter burn injuries.

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