(KMOV) – Five people safely escaped a house fire Wednesday morning in north St. Louis County.
According to officials, a woman inside the home was cooking in the kitchen when the fire started.
The fire happened early in the morning in the 9200 block of Astoria. Two ambulances were dispatched later in the morning.
Two firefighters suffered minor injuries. One had a nail in hand, the other suffered either smoke inhalation or a slight burn.
All of the Christmas presents in the home were lost.