One dies in large fire

Broke out in Arkansas City

June 14, 2018 - 8:08 pm

One person died following a large fire at a group home in Arkansas City. 

It happened around 3:30 p.m. this afternoon at the Easterseals Capper Foundation, at North 6th Street and West Maple.  

According to our news partners at KSN, another person was hospitalized but is expected to recover. 

Dispatchers called for all personnel to respond to the blaze.

There's no word on what caused the fire.

The Easterseals Capper Foundation assists children, teens and adults with disabilities. 

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