Hottie Leanna helps us consider this top Kansas City metro fire issues and news link in hopes that our blog community is staying nice and toasty but safe amid falling temperatures. Take a peek:
Kansas City Deadly Inferno Legacy
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Golden Ghetto Good Samaritan Rescue Report
Breaking News At 3:00am, Shawnee and Overland Park fire crews responded to a reported house fire located at 10525 W. 57th Terrace. Fire crews arrived with heavy fire showing from the home. The two adult residents were able to escape thanks to a passerby that noticed the fire and alerted the sleeping family.
Metro Tragedy For The Holidays
A family in Oak Grove lost their house overnight to a house fire. This happened just after midnight Saturday in the 800 block of South Harding Street. Two people were able to escape and were not injured. Firefighters battled the flames for over five hours. Because of weather conditions, their gear started to ice over.
First Responders Risk It All
Two firefighters were injured and a cat went missing in a house fire in North Kansas City on Saturday morning. The fire happened in the 1000 block E. 24th Ave. The homeowner told KCTV5 News that she was sitting at the table drinking coffee when she heard a pop, went downstairs, saw the flames, and called 911.
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