Firefighters say apartment fire under control

Posted at 10:39 AM, Jan 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-28 12:55:40-05

Kansas City firefighters battled an apartment fire in the West Bottoms Thursday morning. 

The five-story building at 1331 St. Louis Avenue caught fire around 10:15 a.m. Firefighters said it was under control just before 11:30 a.m. 

One person was treated for smoke inhalation. 

Animals, including a turtle, were also rescued from the apartment building. 


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