The Clarksburg Fire Department responded to a report of a fire on Winding Way in Stealey just before 10:30 a.m. Thursday.
Clarksburg Police said two men lived in the house and one refused to leave the porch of the burning home. After a struggle, police forced the man to leave. Police said he will be facing an obstruction charge.
The police officer received an injury to his hand during the struggle and also suffered from smoke inhalation.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. The Clarksburg Fire Department is investigating.
Harrison County EMS also responded to the scene.