WLOS: Firefighter suffers minor injury at fire in Buncombe County

News 13 WLOS reports a firefighter suffered a minor injury during a fire in Buncombe County early today.

An abandoned meat packing plant at 96 New Leicester Highway caught fire around 12:45 a.m., WLOS reported.

One firefighter fell in a hole outside the building. He was taken to Mission Hospital and treated for non-serious injuries.



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