KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas City, Kansas, firefighter remains hospitalized with critical injuries two days after he was admitted.

The fire department said the firefighter suffered a head injury Sunday morning. Emergency crews were dispatched to 47th and Shawnee around 10:45 a.m.

The firefighter was on duty when he was injured, but the department said he was not responding to a call at the time. The incident remains under investigation.

The fire department said it is hopeful that the firefighter will make a full recovery, and his family is appreciative of the overwhelming support they have received.

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