The cause of a late morning fire is still under investigation, according to Fire Captain Anthony Yaghjian.


The cause of a late morning fire is still under investigation, according to Fire Captain Anthony Yaghjian.

Three residents were in the home at 512 S. Atchison Wednesday morning when a blaze broke out at approximately 10:15 a.m.

No injuries were reported and damage was isolated.

Fire crews were battling the fire for an hour and a half.

Yaghjian stated that the fire was under control fairly rapidly and crews remained to secure the scene.

The fire is suspected to have originated in the kitchen where a significant amount of damage occurred.

“The home also sustained smoke damage throughout the house,” said Yaghjian.