House Fire

KNSS News
October 28, 2019 - 10:27 pm
A house fire damaged a home in west Wichita, displacing eight people. It happened around 7:15 p.m. Monday night in the 700 block of north Custer, near Central and Zoo Blvd. Acting Wichita Battalion Chief Terry Gresham says because the fire started in the basement, fighting this fire was a bit more...
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July 05, 2019 - 10:09 pm
Fireworks are being blamed on a house fire in Saline County. It happened late Thursday night in Smolan, south of Salina. Police say the homeowner placed fireworks debris in a cardboard box, and then stored the box in a garage. The fire destroyed the home and two SUV's. The damage was estimated at $...
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April 30, 2019 - 10:17 pm
One person was injured in a house fire in west Wichita. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the 3,000 block of 24th street north. That person suffered critical injuries from smoke inhalation. The fire department says the blaze began in the kitchen. The Red Cross was called in to assist...
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Steve McIntosh
April 16, 2019 - 5:32 am
House fire with injuries this morning in north Wichita. Around 4:45 firefighters were called to 3439 North Park Place. First responders reported smoke and flame coming from a one-story structure. Two persons were reported in critical condition. Four others suffered minor injuries.
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March 28, 2019 - 10:17 pm
One person was injured during a house fire in east Wichita. It happened just before 9:00 p.m. Thursday night in the 9600 block of east Von Thaden, north of Central off of Webb road. Crews reported seeing smoke coming from the home as they arrived. One person was found in critical condition and was...
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KNSS News
March 09, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Authorities say a young girl has died days after being pulled from a house fire in south-central Kansas that killed an older relative. 2-year-old Charlotte Alley died Friday night at a Wichita hospital, where she had been flown following the Tuesday morning fire. The Reno County Sheriff's...
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Dreamstime
March 07, 2019 - 11:17 pm
No one was injured after a large house fire destroyed a home near Valley Center Thursday night. Fire crews from Sedgwick County and Valley Center responded around 8 PM to a residence in the 8400 block of North Broadway, near Hartman Arena. When they arrived, they found the house fully engulfed with...
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February 08, 2019 - 11:55 pm
Firefighters found smoke and flames coming from a home near downtown Wichita. It happened around 3:00 p.m. Friday afternoon in near 10th and Broadway, near Murdock. Wichita Fire Marshall Stuart Bevis says excessive storage in the home, hindered efforts to fight the blaze. No one was home at the...
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DREAMSTIME
February 03, 2019 - 5:38 am
Fire officials in Riley County have identified a fourth person who died in a house fire in the town of Ogden. The fire happened early Thursday morning. Officials say 72-year-old Roger Harris, Sr., 72-year-old Rea Harris, 50-year-old Roger Harris, Jr., and 55-year-old Rocky Newell died from smoke...
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Dreamstime
January 31, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Authorities say four people have died in a house fire in Kansas. Riley County Fire Department Chief Pat Collins said in a news release that crews were dispatched around 3:40 a.m. Thursday to the blaze. Firefighters were told multiple people were entrapped in the two-story structure and began...
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