No one injured as fire damages OP home
An early morning fire heavily damaged a twostory home in Overland Park, the fire department said in a release.
Firefighters responded to the blaze shortly before 1:30 a.m. in the 8900 block of Conser Street.
The first units on the scene reported heavy fire coming through the roof of the home. The resident had escaped safely and was not injured, a fire official said.
Firefighters made an aggressive interior attack on the fire and were able to knock down a heavy volume of fire.
The fire, however, burned through the majority of the home’s roof, fire officials said.
Firefighters also had to extinguish pockets of fire that were in difficult to reach areas of the attic. Additional fire engines were called to help.
Firefighters brought the blaze under control in just over an hour.
The home sustained significant damage from the fire and is uninhabitable, a fire official said.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
An overnight fire heavily damaged a two-story home in the 8900 block of Conser Street in Overland Park, a fire officials said. The resident escaped the blaze uninjured. The cause of the fire is being investigated.