2 jump from roof of burning home, 5 taken to hospital

2 jump from roof of burning home, 5 taken to hospital

MCKEESPORT, Pa. — Two people had to jump from a roof of a burning home Saturday morning in McKeesport.

Officials said there were five people in the house on Cleveland Street when it caught fire -- four adults and one child.

One of the adults jumped off the roof and tried to catch the child, officials said.

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All five people were taken to the hospital.

The house is destroyed and both homes next door are both damaged.

A firefighter had a minor knee injury and was treated on scene.

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