One dead in morning house fire in south Wichita

Rodney Price
March 08, 2020 - 9:41 am
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Sedgwick County Dispatch confirms that one person has died in a morning house fire.

The first report came in just before 9 a.m. in the 2100 block of south St. Francis, with a person trapped inside a burning home.

Firefighters arrived on the scene to find fire and smoke coming from the structure. They pulled one victim from the home, who was not breathing and later died.

The fire was brought under control at 9:10 a.m.

The person's name has not been released and there's no word yet on why the fire started.

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