Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Friday, 01 August 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports
Early Recognition Saves Home and Vehicles in Garage Fire
08/13/2009

Wednesday morning Guymon Fire Fighters responded to a report of a garage fire at 2106 N. Canyon. At 9:55am, Firefighters arrived at the scene to find smoke coming from the front of the home out of the garage.

“The fire was located in the back of the garage on shelves containing common garage products such as oils, gasoline, and pesticides”, said Assistant Fire Chief Grant Wadley. The home owner had just walked into her front door and noticed the smell of smoke that was becoming stronger the closer she got to the garage area. She opened the garage door and found the entire garage full of smoke. 911 was called immediately while the owner attempted to get a vehicle out of the garage. They were able to get the car out just as firefighters arrived. The fire was extinguished quickly and found not to have spread into the attic or walls. “Fire crews removed the shelves from the garage and were able to remove the remaining smoke from the house”, said Wadley.

The home belonging to Bob & Debbie Roberts sustained very little damage and was confined to the garage area only. Cause of the fire was not immediately determined. Only one injury was reported which was minor smoke inhalation and was treated at the scene by Fire Department Paramedics.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Head On Crash Claims The Life of a Liberal Woman
Injury Accident Reported In Liberal
Headrick Wins 5 State Fair Queen
Winners Split Jackpot at Summer Bingo Party
Dr. Valdez To Relocate To Wichita Area
SOUTHWEST MEDICAL CENTER EARNS EXCELLENCE THROUGH INSIGHT AWARD
Liberal Police Look For Suspect
New Hours At Adventure Bay Family Waterpark
Concerns Continue Over DCCC Merger
Citizenship Classes To Begin
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Kansas Revenues Up In July
Liberal Police Look For Suspect
USDA Selects Abengoa in Hugoton to Accept Biomass Deliveries in Kansas
An Angry Red Update with LHS Athletic Director  
Oklahoma Voter Registration Deadline Approaches
New Hours At Adventure Bay Family Waterpark
Concerns Continue Over DCCC Merger
Roadwork In Ulysses To Detour Traffic
Rattler Teams Make Strong Showings in Upper Midwest
Hot, Dry Conditions Stress Kansas Crops
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group