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Second firefighter injured while fighting Thomas Fire in Carpinteria

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Another firefighter was injured this week while battling the Thomas Fire.

The Ventura County Air Unit posted information Tuesday saying the injury occurred near Toro Canyon in Carpinteria.

The injured firefighter was taken off the line and airlifted to the hospital for evaluation.

Video of the rescue was posted on Twitter where flames can be seen around the crew.

An update on the firefighter's condition has not been released.

Another firefighter suffered a broken leg Sunday morning during the firefight.in Carpinteria.

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