WICHITA, Kan. - A fire at an abandoned amusement park caused about $15,000 in damage. Crews were called to the scene at Joyland, 2801 S. Hillside, around 7:00 p.m. Saturday. Someone driving on I-135 saw smoke coming from the area and called 911 to report a possible fire.
Firefighters found heavy flames coming from a maintenance building on the property. Crews managed to get the flames under control quickly. No rides were damaged in the fire. The cause remains under investigation.