The Butler County Sheriff’s Department has released the names of the victims involved in Tuesday’s fire in the 13,000 block of Southwest Butler Road.
Barry Long of Newton was treated and released. Jeremy Kessler, 25 of Wichita, remains in serious condition at Via Christi Hospital. The deceased victim is Jeffrey Burnham, 40 of Wichita. All three individuals were employees of Global Propane.
“Our hearts go out to the people affected by this tragic accident,” Bill Hayes, volunteer captain of the American Red Cross Disaster Action Team, said in a release.