2 dead in vehicle fire at McConnell Air Force Base

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WICHITA, Kan. — Authorities say two people are dead after a vehicle fire at McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita.

KFDI-FM reports that a base official says a “fatal vehicle accident” happened around 11 p.m. Sunday at the west gate of the base. Base fire personnel responded and found two people dead. The base says it is working with Wichita police and the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office to investigate.

No other information was immediately released, including the names of the victims.

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