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By Jim Wallace - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –A South Albany man injured himself while fighting a kitchen fire Monday afternoon.

50 year old Bobby Jackson cut his hand while breaking a back window of his house.

Firefighters say Jackson left food cooking on his stove when he went for a ride with his son in his new car, and when he got back just before 1:30, his kitchen was on fire.

Jackson's injury was not serious, he was treated by EMS. The fire did about $3000 in damage to the kitchen.

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