A Canton firefighter is being treated at a Jackson hospital.
Chief Andrew Hughes confirms 28-year-old firefighter, Daniel Watkins was injured while on duty.
Watkins suffered smoke and heat inhalation fighting a blaze Wednesday in Canton.
Chief Hughes says the fire was reported at 358 north West Street.
Watkins is being treated at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center. He has been a firefighter in Canton for four years.
The fire and Watkins' injury are under investigation.
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