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Firefighter injured battling Las Vegas business fire

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A fire damaged a business near Jones Boulevard and Desert Inn Road on Jan. 8, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) A fire damaged a business near Jones Boulevard and Desert Inn Road on Jan. 8, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A firefighter was injured while battling a blaze at a business Monday night. 

The incident occurred at 10:52 p.m. at 3429 Jones Boulevard, near Desert Inn Road. 

According to the Clark County Fire Department, arriving crews found heavy smoke and flame coming from a business suite at a strip mall. 

Crews made several cuts in the roof of the building to stop the fire from progressing. Water was applied from elevated nozzles on fire trucks while coordinating a fire attack from the ground. 

One firefighter was injured and taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, the department said. 

A total of 67 personnel responded to the two-alarm fire. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, the department said. The total amount of damage has not been estimated. 

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