KANSAS CITY, Mo.- The Kansas City Fire Department was battling a house fire earlier this morning when two of their own became briefly trapped in the burning building.

According to authorities, fire crews were called at 7:30 a.m. to the 700 block of North Agnes Avenue.

The cause of fire or the incident is not yet clear but firefighters were able to rescue the two that were trapped. Both were taken to hopsitals in the local area, severity of injuries not available.