ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A firefighter was injured while battling a blaze in the Shaw neighborhood early Thursday morning.
Fire crews were in the 4250 block of Botanical Avenue battling a fire around 7 a.m. when one firefighter fell through the third floor and onto the second, officials told News 4.
The firefighter was treated at hospital and was released. He is expected to make a full recovery.
The building was vacant when the fire began.