KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Firefighters were dispatched to 36th and Baltimore just after 10:30 a.m. Saturday on a reported apartment fire.
When crews arrived on the scene, smoke was coming from a lower level apartment. The fire was contained to that lower-level apartment in the three-story building.
Everyone was able to safely evacuate the building. However, two pets — a dog and cat — died in the fire.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation, and no damage estimate is available currently.