fire fatality

December 03, 2019 - 7:44 pm
A Wichita woman died in a house fire after she became trapped on the home’s second floor. Fire Marshal Stuart Bevis said the woman’s husband discovered the fire when he came home Monday but was unable to make it up the stairs. Firefighters got the woman out of the house but she was pronounced dead...
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February 11, 2019 - 7:06 pm
Lyon County officials are investigating a fire that killed a man in Neosho Rapids. The sheriff's department said Monday that Daniel Lambeth, 55, died in a house fire. His body was found inside the home after fire crews arrived about 5:00 p.m. Sunday. The official cause of death will not be released...
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January 24, 2019 - 9:18 pm
Wichita's fire marshal says a man, 58, who died in a house fire was smoking while using oxygen. Battalion Chief Jim Wilson says crews were called to a home in south Wichita early Thursday after a passerby reported seeing smoke coming from the home. The victim was found dead in a bedroom, where the...
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Ted Woodward
February 05, 2018 - 1:42 pm
A woman suffering from burns and smoke inhalation has died following a fire in Wichita's Riverside neighborhood. The blaze occurred before 3:00 a.m. last Friday, near Nims & Murdock; the woman was originally hospitalized in critical condition, and she died later in the day on Friday. The cause...
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