Firefighter hurt in Stockton house fire, officials say

A firefighter is in the hospital after he fell off a roof battling a house fire in Stockton early Wednesday morning. The fire began around 4:45 a.m. on East Marsh Street, officials said. The firefighter injured his back in the fall. He was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Several people had to be evacuated from the home. It is unknown how the fire began. No other details were released. Stay with KCRA 3 for the latest.