Fire hits home in Wilson; 6 displaced

Firefighter hospitalized for exhaustion

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Published: Oct 09 2012 12:35:45 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 08 2012 05:26:42 PM EDT

Firefighters battled a blaze at a single family home in Northampton County on Monday.

The fire was reported around 9:45 a.m. at 701 S. 23rd St. in Wilson.

Officials said the home suffered heavy damage to the second and third floors.

One firefighter was taken to a local hospital for treatment of exhaustion. No other injuries were reported.

Six residents were displaced.

The fire was under control before 10:30 a.m.