Liberal, KS

Now: 37 °

Currently: Clear

Hi: 70 ° | Lo: 37 °

Grass Fire Destroys Home and other Buildings

Joe Denoyer - February 5, 2023 1:19 pm

A grass fire Saturday afternoon in a rural area outside of Tyrone burned several acres, structures, and at least one home. Fire departments from Tyrone, Turpin, Hooker, Balko, and Baker all responded to the wind-aided fire. At least one home was completely destroyed, one occupant was home at the time of the blaze but a family pet was lost in the fire. The fire was declared under control Saturday evening, however, firefighters remained on the scene, in case of flare-ups. This fire is still under investigation.


Latest Stories

Caseworker from Representative Tracey Mann’s Office Coming to Liberal

Congressman Tracey Mann will have a staff member attending a Caseworker in the Community on Monday,...

Seward County Commission Meets, Hears and Approves Updates

The Seward County Commission met on Monday evening at 5:30 pm and approved the updated 2023...

USD 480 Board Approves Gym Floor Refinishing

The USD 480 Board of Education met on Monday evening at East Campus, and in New...

KSCB Radio News