KCK church total loss after early morning fire

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Officials are investigating after a church caught fire early Sunday morning in Kansas City, Kansas.

The fire was reported just before 2 a.m. when someone passing by Wyandotte Tabernacle Church, located just north of Metropolitan Ave. in the Turner area, saw flames coming form the basement and called the fire department.

When crews arrived on scene the church was reported to be completely engulfed in flames.

Officials said two KCKFD firefighters had minor injuries and were taken to the hospital.

Fire investigators say a piece of musical equipment in the sanctuary of the church was the cause of the fire.

The church is reported to be a total loss.

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