KENNEWICK — A man was injured escaping a fire that burned through a Kennewick house about 6 a.m. Saturday.

Firefighters from Kennewick and Benton County Fire District 1 arrived at the scene to see flames coming from the house, officials said.

A 30-year-old man who had been awakened by a smoke detector had broken out his bedroom window to escape.

He had cuts to his wrists and hands from going through the window and also had inhaled smoke.

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