Two fires reported in KCK

Two fires were reported on Sunday.

A house fire was reported at 11:52 a.m. Sunday at 5129 Harmony Drive, according to a social media post by the Kansas City, Kansas, Fire Department.

Early reports were that there was a fire in the chimney inside the wall, and fire crews checked for extension of the fire. The fire was brought under control early.

Another fire was reported at 1:56 p.m. Sunday at 3114 S. 39th St., according to a Fire Department social media post.

Resident injured in fire

An injury to a resident was reported at a fire at a home at 5:38 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, in the 900 block of Greeley, according to a spokesman for the Kansas City, Kansas, Fire Department.

Heavy smoke and fire was reported by crews when they arrived at the single-story home, the spokesman stated.

A man in his mid-60s was found unconscious inside the home, at the front door, by the first crews responding to the fire, according to the spokesman. The man was taken to a hospital.

The man had second-degree burns from the chest area and above, and also had burns to his airway, according to the spokesman.

There was significant damage to the home, and the exact amount is still to be determined, the spokesman stated.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, the spokesman stated.

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