Fire forces family of four from home near Staley Road and I-435

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

A fire forced a family of four from their home early Tuesday morning.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A family of four was forced from their home early Tuesday morning when their back deck went up in flames.

Firefighters were dispatched to the home along North Lawn Avenue near I-435 and Staley Road in the Northland around 3:30 a.m.

According the Kansas City firefighters the fire began on the back deck and quickly spread to the attic.

The cause is still under investigation.

The family will have to stay with friends until the home can be repaired.


Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.