Fatal fire

One person dead in Haysville house fire
KNSS News
May 04, 2020 - 5:28 am
One person is dead and another is in the hospital after a house fire in the 100 block of South Stearns in Haysville. Crews were dispatched to the home just after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. Sedwick County Division Fire Chief Carl Cox said crews very quickly found a victim inside the home. The fire was...
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KNSS News
February 11, 2020 - 7:17 pm
State officials are joining with Marshall County law enforcement to investigate the death of a northeast Kansas man after an explosion and fire.
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Firefighter killed in Missouri house fire
KNSS News
January 06, 2020 - 5:07 am
A Missouri firefighter died Sunday after falling through a floor while battling a house fire. The fire was reported shortly after 11 a.m. Sunday in the laundry room of a home in Peculiar, Missouri, about 30 miles south of Kansas City. Grandview Fire Chief Ron Graham says the firefighter fell...
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KNSS News
December 13, 2019 - 6:25 pm
A woman is dead, a man hospitalized following a mobile home fire in Salina. It happened around 3:00 a.m. Friday morning at the Del-Ray Mobile Estates. Crews were able to bring the blaze under control quickly, but the home is reported to be a total loss. A man was flown to a Wichita hospital burn...
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July 20, 2019 - 9:19 am
A 76-year-old man who was burned in an explosion and fire at his Topeka home has died. WIBW-TV reports the Topeka fire department said Friday Vernon Fisher died last week at a Kansas City hospital. Fisher was trapped inside his home when a fire broke out on July 8. A neighbor heard him yelling for...
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June 27, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Authorities have found a body inside a badly burned central Kansas garage. The fire was reported before 1:00 p.m. Thursday just southwest of El Dorado. Butler County dispatchers said the detached garage was on fire. There were multiple explosions from propane tanks stored in the garage. There is no...
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Harris County Fire Marshal's Office via AP
April 02, 2019 - 7:27 pm
A tank holding a flammable chemical caught fire at a Texas plant Tuesday, killing one worker, critically injuring two others and sending panicked employees fleeing over a fence to safety. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez confirmed the fatality in a tweet and said the two injured had been taken by...
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February 20, 2019 - 9:08 pm
A devastating fire raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed at least 45 people, an official and witnesses said Thursday. About 50 other people were injured and the fire in Dhaka was not yet under control completely. The Chawkbazar area where the fire...
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February 11, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Fire officials are working to determine the cause of a fatal fire in Rice County. Fire crews were called to a home about 25 miles east of Great Bend late Friday. Rice County Sheriff Bryant Evans says Beverly Boatright, 66, died at the scene. His wift, 59, was taken to a hospital for treatment of...
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February 06, 2019 - 7:12 pm
Kansas City, Kansas, fire officials say woman and a dog died in a house fire. Assistant Fire Chief Morris Lechter says a man was able to escape the fire early Wednesday. The house was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. The woman and dog were discovered after firefighters knocked down the...
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