1 person found dead after St. Joseph fire - KCTV5

1 person found dead after St. Joseph fire

Posted: Updated:
The St. Joseph News-Press reports that the fire started Tuesday night in a duplex in the northern part of the city. (KCTV5) The St. Joseph News-Press reports that the fire started Tuesday night in a duplex in the northern part of the city. (KCTV5)
ST. JOSEPH, MO (AP) -

Authorities say one person has been found dead after a St. Joseph fire.

The St. Joseph News-Press reports that the fire started Tuesday night in a duplex in the northern part of the city. The name of the victim wasn't immediately released. No one else was in the home at the time of the fire.

Battalion Chief Dave Richey says the fire didn't cause heavy damage to the structure and was mostly contained to a couple of rooms. The cause of the fire and the circumstances of the death are under investigation.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly
KCTV 5 News

Online Public File:
KCTV  KSMO

Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, KCTV; Kansas City, MO. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.