KANSAS CITY, Kan. - One Kansas City firefighter was injured after battling flames at an automotive lot in the 6800 block of State Avenue Friday morning.
The fire occurred at Raceway Auto. A battalion chief said 19 cars and the exterior of the building were damaged in the blaze.
Police said someone noticed the flames around 5 a.m. and called authorities. Several of the burned cars were reportedly vandalized.
One of the firefighters cut his hand on some glass and was transported to an area hospital.