Five members of the Saskatoon police department– one female and four males, have been taken to hospital for treatment of smoke injuries after a house fire Wednesday morning on the 200 block of Avenue L South.
The lone male occupant is also in hospital with serious injuries.
Police say around 9:15, patrol officers responded to the fire.
Upon arrival, officers were notified that there was an occupant in the basement.
The actions of the officers were successful in getting the man out of the home.