Roof collapses on three firefighters, two taken to hospital

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Two firefighters were transported to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries Friday morning after a roof collapsed on them while they were battling a fire.

Firefighters were dispatched around 7 a.m. to a home near Martin Avenue and North Agnes after someone reported seeing flames in the distance.

Three firefighters were inside the burning home when the roof collapsed. Two were taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries. The third firefighter was fine.

Other firefighters had to help clear debris that fell on top of them.

A roof collapsed on three firefighters Friday morning.

A roof collapsed on three firefighters Friday morning.