7 rescued from Florissant building during Wednesday morning blaz - KMOV.com

7 rescued from Florissant building during Wednesday morning blaze

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Firefighters were called to the Waterford Square Apartments in Florissant Wednesday (Credit; KMOV) Firefighters were called to the Waterford Square Apartments in Florissant Wednesday (Credit; KMOV)

FLORISSANT, Mo. (KMOV.com) – About 50 firefighters from nine departments were on the scene of an apartment fire in Florissant Wednesday morning.

Seven people had to be rescued from the Waterford Square Apartments after the fire started in the basement around 4 a.m. Firefighters said the apartment building is occupied by a majority of elderly people so they had to assist three people with climbing down the ladder. 

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is currently unknown.

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