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Posted on: January 18, 2024

Vehicle / Structure Fire, 469 Road 190, Emporia, Kansas

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Emporia Fire Department was dispatched to 469 Road 190, Emporia, Kansas for a reported structure fire. Upon arrival, there was moderate smoke coming from the front of the structure. The structure was a 40’x80’ barn. Americus Fire Department was responding with automatic aid.

Fire Crews utilizing a single hose line were able to make a quick attack on the fire and get it under control. The electricity to the building was shut off by fire personnel. There was moderate damage to the interior structures of the barn but had minimal effect on the stability of the structure. There was also a pickup truck that was involved inside of the barn. There was smoke damage throughout.

There were no reported injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.

Responding Units:

Emporia Fire: (1) Command Vehicle, (2) Fire Engines, (1) Tender, (1) Staff Vehicle

4 Rivers Electric Coop: (1) Truck

Americus Fire Department: (1) Engine, (1) Tender

For questions, please contact the Emporia Fire Department at 620-343-4230.

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