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Occupant, Firefighter Hurt in Des Moines Fire

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    April 3, 2014 | 1:28 pm
    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - At least one of several Des Moines firefighters who fell through a floor while fighting an apartment building fire has been injured.

    Fire officials say a building occupant also was injured by the fire, which was reported a little before 8 p.m. Thursday.

    District Fire Chief Dan Burke says the severity of the injuries wasn't immediately clear.

    Other apartment residents were evacuated, and no other injuries were reported.

    The fire cause is being investigated.

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