St. Petersburg, FL - St. Petersburg Fire & Rescue responded earlier this morning to a house fire located at 7363 17th Way N.
When fire crews arrived on scene they found heavy black smoke and flames coming from the roof. Fire crews made entry into the home to extinguish the fire and found two men still inside the structure.
The men, ages 55 and 26, were taken to an area hospitals for observation and appeared to have non-life threatening injuries.
St. Petersburg Fire Investigator determined the origin of the fire to have been in the kitchen. In addition, the structure did not have smoke alarms to alert the occupants.