Firefighters battle 3rd fire in 10 years at vacant KCMO building

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Firefighters spent Friday morning battling a huge blaze at a vacant school building in KCMO.

The fire broke out at Manchester School near Truman and Winchester around 10:30 a.m. According to fire officials, this was the third time the building has burned in just 10 years.

Firefighters say it didn’t take them long to put out flames.

No injuries have been reported in the fire. The building has been vacant for about 10 years.

The cause is still under investigation.

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