Lee's Summit Tribune

Home
CATEGORIES
Welcome
News
Community
Health
Downtown Lee's Summit
R-7 School News
Greenwood,MO
Lake Lotawana, MO
Women in Business
Contact Us
Obituaries
Opinion
Sports
Mavericks
Scouting News
VFW News
Lee's Summit City Updates
Council Minutes
Charter Review 2016-17
Police Blotter
Election-Legals
Help Wanted
Classifieds

Welcome to the new home of Lee's Summit Tribune. We are dedicated to providing you the most current and accurate news and events in Lee's Summit
Home » News » Porch Fire Damages a Lee's Summit Home

Porch Fire Damages a Lee's Summit Home

Porch Fire Damages a Lee's Summit Home

May 22, 2014

On Thursday, May 22, 2014, at 4:21 a.m. the Lee’s Summit Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 607 NE Short Street. The occupant of the house reported a fire on the back porch spreading to the house.

When the fire department arrived, fire was visible from the back of the house. All occupants were outside.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire involving the roof of the covered back porch as crews entered the building to check for fire spread into the living area and attic. A search of the house confirmed that everyone was outside.

The fire was contained to the roof area of the porch with minimal fire spread into the house. The fire was under control at 4:47 a.m.

The fire heavily damaged the roof over the back porch with only minor fire and smoke damage to the inside of the home.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.



Bookmark and Share

Leave a reply

*Your name:
*Your email: (email won't be published)
Your website: (optional)
*Comment:
*CAPTCHA: CAPTCHA

Other Recent Articles from the News Category:

SEARCH

PAST WEEK'S TOP 5
Page Views: 14,680
An Angel Among Us
Page Views: 6,594
Theater Incident Under Investigation
Page Views: 2,973
Councilmember Moreno Issues Statement and Releases E-mail Regarding Council Actions
Page Views: 1,819
Tensions rise inside City Hall over discussion of the City Council Committee Assignments
Page Views: 1,092
LSHS Alum Soars Higher
CITY LINKS
City of Lee's Summit
LS R7
LS Economic Dev Council
LS Tourism
LS Chamber
LS Parks & Rec

SCHOOL LINKS
LSCCS
RANDOM PICK
Freezin' For A Reason This New Year's Day
Freezin' For A Reason This New Year's Day
Home  | 
Copyright © 2009 Lee's Summit Tribune
Developed by Gaxio