KCFD reponds to fire at Healing House

 

What began as a two-alarm blaze this morning at the Healing House facility at St. John & Elmwood thankfully turned out to be a very minor fire in a rear stairwell.

Authorities believe someone smoking under the stairwell is the cause.

Damage was confined to a small stairwell in addition to the building.

Pumper 23 from Independence Avenue remained on the scene putting out a hot spot. No injuries were reported.

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