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2 jump from windows during Missouri apartment complex fire

June 10, 2019

ARNOLD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say two people jumped from windows and three were rescued when a fire swept through a suburban St. Louis apartment complex.

KMOV-TV reports that the Rock Community Fire Protection District was called just before 6 a.m. Monday to the Meramec Valley Apartments in Arnold. Fire officials say two jumped from second-floor windows. Firefighters also rescued a woman and her two children.

The Rock Township Ambulance District says two people were taken to the hospital with minor burns. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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Information from: KMOV-TV, http://www.kmov.com

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