Kansas City Northland Fire Forces Dozen Out

This local blaze dominated recent local headlines . . . Posted as a reminder of Winter fire safety amid this season of higher inferno risk . . . Check-it:

"The fire mostly affected the east end of one of the buildings in the complex. Residents of 12 units were displaced in the fire, according to Hopkins. Eight adults and three children requested assistance from Red Cross.

"One person was transported to an area hospital for further evaluation after reportedly suffering from smoke inhalation. "

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Fire at Vivion Oaks Apartments in Northland Saturday night leaves at least 12 residents displaced

Residents of six units will be displaced, according to KCFD. One person was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.