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Roof collapses, injures two firefighters in Grenada

Photo: Grenada Fire Department

A collapsing roof injured two firefighters in Grenada, according to the city's fire chief.

Posted: Jul 15, 2019 11:34 AM
Updated: Jul 15, 2019 4:46 PM

GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) - A collapsing roof injured two firefighters Monday morning.

Grenada Fire Chief Ronnie Willis says firefighters responded to a house fire at approximately 7:00 on Tie Plant Road.

He says firefighters went inside the structure and the roof collapsed.

One firefighter suffered a broken ankle, the fire chief says.

Grenada’s city manager Trey Baker says the second firefighter suffered back spasms and is out of the hospital.

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