Authorities investigate after woman dies in Atchison house fire - KCTV5

Authorities investigate after woman dies in Atchison house fire

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Courtesy: Atchison Globe Courtesy: Atchison Globe
ATCHISON, KS (KCTV) -

Authorities are trying to determine the cause of the house fire that claimed the life of a woman early Thursday morning.

The fire was reported about 3:45 a.m. at a home in 400 block of Smith Street.

Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson said the body of 75-year-old Sharon Ferris was found in a second-story bedroom.

The fire marshal has been called in to assist in the investigation.

Police do not suspect foul play.

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