House Fire

January 19, 2019 - 11:33 am
Crews battled a house fire in Wichita Saturday morning. It happened just after 10 a.m., in the 1200 block of west Figg Street, near Seneca and Harry. When fire crews arrived, flames were visible from the structure. At least one person was pulled out of the home. That person's condition was not...
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December 24, 2018 - 11:54 pm
Fire officials say smoke detectors likely saved the lives of a family from a Christmas Eve house fire. It happened around 6:00 a.m. Monday in the 4000 block of west 19th, near 13th and West. "In this fire, it appears that the smoke detectors got them up... it was still early morning," said Wichita...
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December 24, 2018 - 7:11 pm
Three children and their baby sitter escaped a fire at a Shawnee home that started when Christmas lights ignited leaves in a gutter. The fire was reported about 2:30 p.m. Friday when lights ignited leaves and flames spread to wood shake shingles. After hearing a crackling sound, one of the children...
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December 12, 2018 - 11:10 pm
A woman was hospitalized following a house fire in north Wichita. It happened around 6:00 p.m. Wednesday evening in the 1300 block of north Perry, near 13th and Amidon. The woman was reported to have suffered from smoke inhalation. Firefighters were able to rescue four-dogs from the home...
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November 21, 2018 - 10:51 pm
Two people were injured in a house fire in northwest Wichita. It happened around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in the 9,000 block of west Chartwell Circle, near 29th north and Tyler. Crews arrived to find smoke coming from the garage. Two people were hospitalized for smoke inhalation. The cause of...
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November 15, 2018 - 10:49 pm
Fire damaged a home in south Wichita. It happened shortly before 10:00 p.m. Thursday night in the 1700 block of south Wichita, near Harry and Broadway. Fire crews found smoke and flames coming from the home as they arrived. The fire was quickly brought under control. There were no injuries. A cause...
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November 12, 2018 - 7:13 pm
Authorities say a woman has died after she was pulled from a burning suburban Kansas City house fire. Leanora Marks, 67, was rescued Sunday night from the basement of an Overland Park, Kansas, home. Fire officials said in a news release that she was rushed to a hospital, where she later died. Fire...
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November 02, 2018 - 11:35 pm
One person was hospitalized in critical condition following a house fire in south Wichita. It happened just before 6:00 p.m. Friday evening in the 2200 block of south Victoria, near Pawnee and Hydraulic. Firefighters arrived to find flames coming from the single story residence. A man was found...
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October 04, 2018 - 10:12 pm
Fire crews responded to a house fire near 2nd and Minnesota, near I-135. It happened shortly before 10:00 p.m. Thursday night. Crews arrived to find flames coming from the boarded up structure. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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K N S S News
September 07, 2018 - 10:48 pm
A fire in a south Wichita house has been ruled accidental. It happened around 11:00 p.m. Thursday night, in the 1,000 block of south Market. Investigators say the fire was caused by a window air conditioner that malfunctuned. The fire caused around $30,000 in damage. One person was treated for...
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