A firefighter was injured battling a one-alarm blaze in Alameda this morning, a fire captain said.

The fire was reported at 4:18 a.m. at a two-story, four-unit apartment building at 1607 Santa Clara Ave., Alameda fire Capt. James Colburn said.

No occupants were injured but one firefighter sustained non-life threatening injuries, according to Colburn.

The firefighter was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The blaze was knocked down by 4:42 a.m., and the cause and origin of the fire remain under investigation.



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