On December 12, 2013, at 6:56 a.m. the Lee’s Summit Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 1031 NE Delta School Road.
A neighbor called and reported smoke coming from the house. The caller was not sure if anyone was home.
When the fire department arrived, smoke was coming from the single-story, single family residence. There was no one outside.
Firefighters entered and searched the building while extinguishing a fire in the living room. The house was being lived in, but no one was home at the time of the fire. The fire was under control by 7:23 a.m.
The fire originated in and was contained to the living room. Smoke and heat damaged the remaining rooms.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.