Firefighter hurt battling blaze in Norton

NORTON, Ohio - A firefighter was hurt when he slipped on ice while battling a fire at Vinylux in Norton Tuesday morning.

Around 1:15 a.m. Norton fire officials report there was a fire and explosion at Vinylux.

When fire officials arrived on scene, they say the building was already consumed in flames.

The building is a total loss.

Fire officials are investigating a cause.

Norton fire received assistance from Barberton, Chippewa Township, Copley, Wadsworth, Fairlaw, Bath and Sharon Center.

Google Map for coordinates 41.057469 by -81.590718.

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