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Highland house fire puts 6 people in hospital

Firefighters battle a house fire in the 7000 block of Church Avenue in Highland on Thursday, July 12, 2012.

July 13, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
Six people were hospitalized after a house fire erupted in the 7000 block of Church Avenue in Highland.

After the blaze broke out at about 11:40 p.m. Thursday, flames and smoke could be seen coming from the roof of the home.

Children were among those taken to the hospital. There was no word on their conditions.

Fire investigators are now trying to figure out how the blaze started.