Firefighter expected to be okay after being hit in the face with tar

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – A Perry Township firefighter injured while on the job is expected to be okay.

As crews were fighting a detached garage fire on Broadway Ave. Monday, one of the firefighters was hit in the face with hot tar.

The firefighter was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Eyewitness News is told that he will recover.

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(This story was originally published on July 23, 2019)

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