Firefighters injured battling house fire

March 13, 2008 8:25:24 PM PDT
An extra alarm house fire ended with four firefighters needing medical attention. The fire broke out around 9:26 p.m. on the unit block of Mermont Circle.

A second alarm was sounded because there was a concern that people might be inside.

It turned out that no one was inside.

The fire was declared under control shortly before 10:00 p.m.

Three of the injured firefighters went to the hospital for treatment. None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

One firefighters was treated at the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.