ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - A firefighter who battled a three-story building fire had to be taken to an area hospital to be checked out as a precaution.
When firefighters arrived, fire was spreading rapidly from the basement of a residential building in the 3400 block of Magnolia.
Firefighters had to evacuate for their safety.
The building has extensive damage.
Two people who were inside the building when it started were able to safely get out of the building.