Wichita Fire Department

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Amy Webb
September 02, 2019 - 8:12 pm
Four Wichita Fire Department staff and a K-9 are among 42 Kansans heading for Florida to help in the response to Hurricane Dorian. The Kansas Division of Emergency Management says that a search and rescue team with members from multiple agencies in Kansas have been deployed to Florida as part of...
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Rodney Price
September 02, 2019 - 11:26 am
Wichita Fire crews responded to the report of a building fire in east Wichita Monday morning.
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June 30, 2019 - 6:52 am
An overnight fire caused damage to vehicles at a storage area in northeast Wichita. The fire was reported around 4 a.m., near 45th and Rock at a U-Haul storage site. When fire crews arrived, they found two RV's and a semi on fire. The situation was brought under control about a half-hour later...
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June 29, 2019 - 7:16 am
Fire crews battled an apartment fire in southeast Wichita Friday night. It happened around 9:30 p.m., in the 4800 block of E. Harry, that's near Harry and Oliver. Officials say the fire was located in the basement of one of the buildings. It was brought under control quickly, but two units...
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June 20, 2019 - 5:09 am
There is new movement on the possibility of merging the Wichita and Sedgwick County fire Departments. KSN News spoke with Sedgwick County Fire Chief Doug Williams. "If we can use a common training facility instead of us both having training facilities or us going out of the county to other training...
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June 08, 2019 - 6:58 am
Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of a two-alarm blaze that broke out in a commercial building on the city's northeast side. It happened just before 11 o'clock Friday night, near 37th Street North and Comotara Street. When crews arrived, thick black smoke and flames were showing...
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April 21, 2019 - 9:28 am
In addition to the fatal stabbing in southeast Wichita, here’s a look at some of the other news happening overnight. A south Wichita home caught on fire. It happened around 3:30 Sunday morning, in the 500 block of west Blake Street, that's west of Pawnee and Broadway. No serious injuries were...
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March 03, 2019 - 5:24 am
Wichita fire crews battled the snow and wind earlier this morning, making short work of a house fire in South Wichita. The call of the fire came out around 2:30 at a mobile home in the 2200 block of East MacArthur. One person was treated for minor smoke inhalation. A cause of the fire remains under...
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February 17, 2019 - 10:49 am
Just after 9:30 Sunday morning, a building fire was reported in the 2800 block of south Hydraulic. The fire was brought under control in about an hour. We're told one person was not breathing at the scene. There's no word on that person's condition, a cause for the fire or a damage estimate.
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February 10, 2019 - 8:15 am
One person was treated for potentially serious injuries after a hotel fire near 47th Street South and Interstate 135 this morning. The fire was reported at the Best Western shortly after 7:30 and when crews arrived, they found a person jumping from a burning room. The fire was quickly put out and...
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