ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (970 WFLA)St. Petersburg firefighters say two men were taken to the hospital after a house fire.

It happened around 4:30 a.m. on the 7300 block of 17th Way N.

Firefighters say the men, ages 55 and 26, were taken to area hospitals for observation and appeared to have non-life threatening injuries.

An investigator determined the origin of the fire was the kitchen, according to the fire department, and that it did not have smoke alarms to alert the men inside.

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