2 firefighters injured while battling two-alarm house fire in NW Portland

House fire on NW Eloise Lane
House fire on NW Eloise Lane(Portland Fire & Rescue)
Published: Jul. 15, 2022 at 11:26 AM PDT
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PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - Two firefighters received minor injuries while battling a two-alarm fire in northwest Portland.

On Friday, just after 10 a.m., Portland Fire & Rescue crews were called out to house fire in the 1100 block of Northwest Eloise Lane. A second alarm was called for the fire to bring in additional resources.

PF&R said there was significant fire in the first floor crawl space. It was quickly extinguished.

Two firefighters sustained minor to moderate injuries. PF&R did not provide any further details about their injuries.

PF&R told FOX 12 that two pet guinea pigs died and one rabbit is missing. There were many animals in the house, according to PF&R.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Northwest Cornell Road was closed at Northwest Eloise Lane while crews were on scene.