ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis firefighter is in the hospital recovering from smoke inhalation after battling a fire in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood Monday night.
The firefighter was battling a fire in a vacant building on Ridge Avenue at Hamilton Avenue just before midnight.
Firefighters evacuated everyone from a building next door as a precaution.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.
FOX 2’s Nissan Rogue Runner reporter Jason Maxwell was at the scene.