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January 11, 2019 - 2:55 am
Fire crews from several jurisdictions were called to a plant fire in McPherson Thursday afternoon. It happened at the Chemstar plant just before 4 o'clock. Authorities say there were no chemicals released into the air and no injuries in the incident. A cause and damage estimate remain under...
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December 26, 2018 - 8:40 pm
Fire crews from several agencies were forced to fight a barn fire from the outside Wednesday afternoon. The call of the fire came out around 4 Wednesday afternoon in the 14-thousand block of SW 30th Street, which is near the Benton Airport. Officials tell KSN News strong winds forced crews to fight...
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August 26, 2018 - 9:30 am
Officials say no smoke detectors were found in the Chicago home. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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August 09, 2018 - 8:16 pm
An intentionally set wildfire grew perilously close to homes in Southern California on Thursday as evacuation orders expanded to more than 20,000 residents, though some homeowners stayed behind to fend off the flames themselves. Firefighters fought a desperate battle to stop the Holy Fire from...
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July 20, 2018 - 6:05 pm
A man, woman and small child are safe after an explosion destroyed their Topeka home while they were away. Topeka Fire Marshal Michael Martin said that firefighters arrived late Thursday to find the empty home "pretty much destroyed" by the explosion and accompanying fire. Shawnee County appraisal...
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July 08, 2018 - 7:27 am
Officials say a child is dead and at least three other people are critically injured after an apartment fire in Kansas City, Kansas. Fire Battalion Chief Morris Letcher says two children and two adults were taken to hospitals in critical condition following the blaze late Saturday morning, and that...
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Dreamstime
July 07, 2018 - 7:19 pm
Wichita firefighters are responding to a motel fire near 13th and Broadway. Sedgwick County dispatchers say that someone at the Auto Motel reported heavy smoke around 6:24 p.m. Saturday evening. The fire is thought by several eyewitnesses to have started with a dryer, but crews are still...
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June 25, 2018 - 2:52 pm
Shortly after 5:30 a.m. Sunday, Sedgwick County Fire District 1 responded to a fire at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Andale. While fighting the fire, two firefighters were injured and treated at a hospital with burns and smoke inhalation. They were later released and are recovering from their...
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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...
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Dreamstime
May 28, 2018 - 6:54 pm
A fire broke out about ten o'clock at the 6S Steakhouse, located at 6200 W. 21st Street North. When fire crews arrived, smoke was pouring from the building. Firefighters were able to knock down the blaze quickly, but the restaurant still suffered smoke and fire damage. Damage estimates are not...
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