KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department spokesperson said one person died in a fire at a Northland apartment complex Friday afternoon.
KCMO Fire Department crews were dispatched to an apartment building at 3809 NW 85th St. in Kansas City, Missouri, around 3:30 p.m.
Shortly after arriving, firefighters called for a second alarm.
Assistant Fire Chief Jimmy Walker said the fire started on the first floor of the apartment building and spread from there.
KCFD confirmed later a woman who was on oxygen died in the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation, Walker said.
No one else was injured in the fire.
This is a developing story and will be updated.