Teen seriously injured in South STL fire - KMOV.com

Teen seriously injured in South STL fire

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A teenager was injured in a house fire in South St. Louis Friday. (Credit: KMOV) A teenager was injured in a house fire in South St. Louis Friday. (Credit: KMOV)
SOUTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

A teenager was seriously hurt during a fire in South St. Louis Friday.

The fire department said the teen was playing with a lighter when flames broke out in the home on Tennessee Ave.

Crews also said the teen suffered a serious cut while trying to escape.

A firefighter was also taken to an area hospital, but the injuries are not serious.

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