Police and fire crews responded to the 4400 block of Southwest Rivulet- and when Pumper 5 and police arrived at 8:35 p.m.- they pulled 3 people from the burning house.
The injuries to those 3 people rescued are not indicated to be critical- two of those victims are children and one is an adult.
The fire- said by LSFD to be "in the 1st-floor living room-kitchen area" was reported "under control" at 8:53 p.m. and "out" at 8:57 p.m..
EMS crews transported "a 2-year-old" and a "3-year-old female(s)" to Children's Mercy Hospital- and a "30-year-old female who had to be rescued from a 2nd-story window" to Truman Med Center- Hospital Hill.
All had suffered "smoke inhalation-" but were in fair to good condition.
There has yet been no determination of the fire's cause.