3 Firefighters, 1 Civilian Injured In Fire That Spread To Multiple Homes In Orange

Four people were injured Friday as fire worked to put out flames at a structure fire Friday in the City of Orange that burned at least two homes.

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- Four people were hurt when two houses exploded in flames in the City of Orange this afternoon. It happened shortly after noon on South Earlham Street, South of Chapman Avenue. You can see flames shooting out of the roof of this home.

Three firefighters were actually hurt by a downed power line and taken to the hospital with electric shock, but we're told their injuries are not life-threatening. Another person who was inside one of the homes when the fire started was also hurt. One homeowner tried to help by using a garden hose on the flames. The fire apparently started in a car parked between the two homes.