Man escapes north St. Louis house fire

ST. LOUIS, MO — Firefighters are at a house fire in the 5000 block of Minerva in north St. Louis.

A neighbor tells FOX 2 that someone was on the third floor attempting to escape before firefighters arrived on the scene. He heard glass breaking and then saw flames. The neighbor was able to make it safely.

There are many firefighters at the scene. It appears that they have the fire under control. More details will be posted as this story develops. Refresh this page for the latest update.