At least two Webster firefighters have been taken to the hospital, and two houses on Lake Road continue to burn after a gunman open fired on fire fighters who responded to an early morning fire.
The fire broke out before 6 a.m. on the 100 block of Lake Road on the bay side of the street.
The gunman open fired on the first firefighters to respond, striking one in the backside. Strong Memorial Hospital confirmed that another fire fighter was being treated.
Webster Fire Marshal Rob Boutillier said it is not clear how many other fire fighters were hit.