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House damaged by fire in Barboursville, WV

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BARBOURSVILLE, WV -

Crews are investigating a house fire in Barboursville, WV.

Dispatchers say it happened in the area of 7098 Mud River Road at 7:29 p.m. Wednesday.

Responders at the scene say a firefighter had to be taken to the hospital by ambulance as a precaution because he was winded.  His condition is not yet known. No other injuries were reported.

Firefighters also rescued a cat from the house.

Responders at the scene say the house sustained heavy damage, including severe damage to the garage.  

There is a truck reported to still be inside the garage.

The Barboursville Fire Department responded to the scene, along with the Green Valley Volunteer Fire Department and the Ohio River Road Volunteer Fire Department.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.  The fire is under investigation.