Firefighters Rescue Man from Burning Home

Posted on: 6:18 am, December 11, 2012, by and

Firefighters rescued a man from a burning home Tuesday, Dec. 11, near 22nd and Brighton in Kansas City, Mo.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Firefighters rescued a man from a house fire in the early morning hours on Tuesday near 22nd and Brighton in Kansas City, Mo.

When firefighters arrived, heavy flames and smoke could be seen coming out of the home. Firefighters located the man on the second floor near a bedroom. He was taken to an area hospital. The extent of his injuries are unknown.

It took firefighters about an hour to put out the blaze. The cause is not yet determined, but firefighters said a propane heater was found on the second floor of the home. Firefighters have left the scene but will return during daylight hours to continue their investigation.

1 Comment

  • Artie Scroggins says:

    I called my regular propane company ( Ferrellgas ) today to ask about the shortage and they said there was no shortage and they could get all that was needed. I ask what the price was and it was over $6.OO a gallon, then why is it at that price, not much of an expiation that was just the cost something about suppliers. Something is not right here. In stead of a minimum of 200 gals., it is now a minimum of $500.00 and that is just over 83 gals. WOW what’s up with that Ferrellgas, what are they trying to do,how are people going to afford that especially in these temps when it will be needed all the time.

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