Firefighter Injured While Battling Barn Fire
Posted October 4, 2002 7:49 a.m. EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. — A Wendell firefighter is hospitalized after being injured while fighting a barn fire near Rolesville Thursday afternoon.
Fire investigators said a fire hose burst, hitting firefighter Chris Liberman in the stomach.
The fire was located east of Roseville on Linda Rea Drive off Pulley Town Road. A garage that housed two trucks, lumber, ammunition, propane and other personal items was destroyed.
Liberman is expected to undergo surgery Friday at Raleigh Community Hospital.