Arsonist blamed for injuring two Memphis firefighters - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Arsonist blamed for injuring two Memphis firefighters

(Source: MFD) (Source: MFD)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Police are searching for an arsonist who is ultimately to blame for injuring two Memphis firefighters.

Investigators said the arsonist set fire to a house in the 1600 block of Preston Street on Monday afternoon.

While putting the fire out, one firefighter suffered first-degree burns. He went to the hospital in non-critical condition.

Another firefighter had to be treated for heat exhaustion.

If you have any idea who might have set the house on fire, call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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