A firefighter was hurt when he fell from a collapsing balcony while working a house fire this morning in Kansas City, Kan.
The firefighter, whose injuries were not life-threatening, was taken to an area hospital, a fire department spokesman said.
The house, in the 1100 block of South 34th Street, suffered significant damage. The cause was still being investigated, the spokesman said. No one was home when the fire started around 10 a.m. and no other injuries were reported.