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3 residents injured in Sunland house fire

Three people were injured when they tried to fight a fire in their Sunland home on Friday, May 27, 2011.

May 27, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Three people were injured Friday when they tried to fight a fire in their Sunland home.

Firefighters were called to the house in the 10000 block of Kalua Drive near Wornom Avenue at shortly before 2 a.m. They found fire spreading from one room into other parts of the house.

Officials said a man and a woman in their 60s, and an 83-year-old woman were taken to the hospital with burns on their hands, arms and faces from trying to fight the fire themselves with a garden hose.

The cause and a damage estimate were unknown.