Firefighter injured after being hit by car while investigating fire

(PHOTO: Prince George's County Police Department)

PRINCE GEORGE’S CO. – A firefighter was struck by a car Sunday while investigating a possible townhouse fire, officials say.

The car hit the firefighter at the 5700 block of Emerson Street. Officials say his injures do not appear to be serious.

The firefighter was transported to a nearby trauma center for further evaluation.