MFPD responds to fire in Sunset Hills

Mehlville Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a one-alarm fire Sunday night in the 9000 block of Saddlebrook Drive in Sunset Hills. The alarm came in at roughly 11:30 p.m. The family was alerted by neighbors that their garage was on fire, according to MFPD Assistant Chief Dan LaFata. The fire was contained to the garage and was placed under control around 12:26 a.m. today — March 5. The family made it out safely and no injuries were reported. The fire was accidental and likely was electrical in nature, according to LaFata. Mehlville was assisted by firefighters from Crestwood and Fenton.