Firefighter injured as flames engulf north Raleigh townhouse

RALEIGH (WTVD) -- Emergency crews responded to a major fire at a townhouse in north Raleigh on Saturday night.

Our crew on the scene said the fire was in the 1400 block of Quarter Point in a two-story townhouse. Emergency responders received the call around 9 p.m.

Authorities said one firefighter is recovering from an arm injury which is not considered serious.

The Raleigh Fire Department's chief told ABC11 that everyone got out in time, but the house was completely destroyed.

It took crews about an hour to put out the flames.

Investigators said the cause was accidental.

The American Red Cross is helping the displaced family.

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