Woman injured in house fire, dog treated at scene
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman believed to be in her 80s was taken to the hospital after suffering unknown injuries in a house fire Tuesday afternoon in the 500 block of Donnelly.
Firefighters said the cause of the fire is likely due to the woman smoking a cigarette near an oxygen tank.
Firefighters also treated the woman’s dog at the scene, reviving him with an oxygen mask. The dog is expected to be okay.