Shawnee house fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived - KCTV5

Shawnee house fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived

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SHAWNEE, KS (KCTV) -

Crews responded to a house fire in Shawnee, KS, Friday night.

Fire crews got the call about a house fire at 56th Terrace and Richards Circle about 9:15 p.m. When they arrived, they said they tried to attack the fire from the interior, but the house was fully engulfed in flames.

Crews had to then fight the fire from the outside.

One person was inside the house at the time, but the person was able to get out safely before firefighters arrived.

There is no word at this time as to what may have caused the fire. The home suffered around $275,000 in damage.

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