3 firefighters injured battling fire on California Avenue

ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Three St. Louis firefighters are recovering after the roof of a home collapsed as they were putting out a house fire. A department spokesman said the fire happened around 2 am Sunday morning inside a home on California Avenue.

All 3 were treated at a hospital and have since been released.

Two will return back to active duty and the third is expected to make a full recovery but will be on light duty.