(KMOV) – A child was hurt after a fire broke out inside a south St. Louis home Thursday morning.
Firefighters responded to the scene in the 3900 block of Elier around 10 a.m. and discovered a fire had started in the basement of a home.
Crews were aggressive and managed to contain the blaze to the basement.
Authorities say a family was home when the fire started, but they were able to make it out. Firefighters say a juvenile suffered a minor injury but was not transported to the hospital.
Officials say they were investigating the cause.
Red Cross volunteers were helping victims at the scene