Firefighter Hurt While Battling Humboldt Fire
WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
HUMBOLDT, Tenn. - A firefighter is recovering in the hospital Friday, after he was injured battling a fire Thanksgiving night.
Firefighter Michael Lewis, who has been with the Humboldt Fire Department for a while, was responding to a house fire on 17th Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Thursday, when he suffered burn injuries to his hands and smoke inhalation.
He was flown to the MED in Memphis.
Officials said they believe he is recovering well Friday morning.