Puchheim (dpa / lby) – Four people were slightly injured in a house fire in Upper Bavaria. Three men suffered smoke poisoning when trying to extinguish the fire in Puchheim (F├╝rstenfeldbruck district), another man was taken to a hospital with minor burns, the police said on Monday. The fire broke out in a garden shed on Sunday, and the flames spread to the house.

Its facade was damaged by the fire and the roof truss was largely destroyed. The property damage was estimated by the police at a low six-digit amount. The cause of the fire initially remained unclear. So far, however, the investigators have not found any evidence of intentional arson, the police said.