St. Louis Public Radio News
4:42 pm
Mon February 3, 2003

Injured Firefighters To Be Released Today

St. Louis, Mo. – Two firefighters who were injured at a house fire yesterday are expected to go home from the hospital today.

They were battling a house fire in north St. Louis yesterday, when part of the roof collapsed onto a porch. That porch then collapsed onto four St. Louis firefighters. Two of them were treated and released yesterday.

The cause of the fire is unclear. The home occupants escaped unharmed.