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1 injured after fire in Manchester

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Firefighters fought a fire on Jefferson Street in Manchester Friday. (Manchester 8th FMO photo) Firefighters fought a fire on Jefferson Street in Manchester Friday. (Manchester 8th FMO photo)
MANCHESTER, CT (WFSB) -

A man was injured after a house fire in Manchester on Friday morning.

The fire broke out at 59 Jefferson St. around 7:30 a.m.

An unidentified resident was injured while authorities said he was trying to put out the fire. 

The man was rushed to a nearby hospital. He was treated for burns and a smoke inhalation, authorities said.

Crews said it took them less than an hour to knock the fire down. 

 The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

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