Firefighting

Dreamstime
January 03, 2018 - 11:28 am
The State Fire Marshal says a 35-year-old Wamego man died in a house fire in Pottawatomie County. The victim of a fire on Dec. 26 was identified Wednesday as Wade Stewart Parkhurst, whose body was found inside the house. Five other people in the house were able to escape the fire. The fire marshal'...
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Dreamstime
December 11, 2017 - 5:17 am
After a house fire, the Hutchinson Fire Department is reminding parents to teach children fire safety. KSN News spoke with Hutchinson Fire Chief Steven Beer who says the fire started Sunday morning in the 1400 block of E. 5th Avenue around 10:45 a.m. When crews arrived on the scene they discovered...
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Dreamstime
May 15, 2017 - 10:46 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say an arson fire has killed a dog and caused an estimated $18,000 in damage to a Topeka house. Fire officials said a passerby notified an officer about the fire late Saturday while police were investigating a report of a shooting in which a vehicle was struck by...
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