April 16, 2024

Garden City firefighter treated and released after single story structure fire


Garden City, Kan (WesternKansasNews.Com) – At approximately 9:44 a.m. on Saturday, October 1, 2022, the Garden City Fire Department was dispatched to reports of a structure fire in the 900 block of 9th Street. Upon arrival, fire personnel observed a single-story residence with heavy smoke coming from the structure. Crews made entry into east side of the structure for fire attack. The fire was deemed under control at approximately 11:10 a.m.

One firefighter was treated and released for smoke inhalation. No other injuries were reported.

This fire is under investigation and the official cause has yet to be determined. The Kansas State Fire Marshal’s office was notified of the fire and has been requested to assist with the investigation. No damage estimates for the structure are known at this time.