ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis firefighter is recovering after falling through the floor of a home while putting out a fire.
The fire broke out Sunday afternoon. Firefighters arrived to find flames coming out of the house, and heavy smoke.
The blaze apparently weakened the floors, causing a firefighter to fall through. He was taken to a hospital and is expected to recover. The firefighter's name was not released.
The residents were not home at the time of the fire. The cause remains under investigation.
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