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Sunday, March 04, 2012

Fire Damages Home Near Kearney MO

A fire that possibly started in a basement room heavily damaged a home southwest of Kearney before dawn Sunday morning.

The alarm sounded for Kearney firefighters for the incident at a 1-story house in the 13400 block of Northeast 139th Street at 5:32 a.m..

Flames were coming from a corner of the residence when fire crews arrived at 5:43 a.m.- but the occupants had escaped- reportedly uninjured.

The fire was reportedly "in the basement-" and had spread upwards to other parts of the house.

Mutual-aid assistance was requested from the Smithville and Holt fire departments- with the fire put out some time after 6 a.m..

No cause or amount of damage done was yet available from Kearney Fire....

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