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2 dogs die in fully involved fire Saturday in KCMO

Southern Platte Roanridge and 56th Street House Fire
Posted at 8:35 AM, Sep 03, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-03 10:54:35-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Southern Platte Fire Protection District and the Kansas City, Missouri, Fire Department are responding to a structure fire Saturday morning at Roanridge Road and 56th Street in Kansas City, Missouri.

While there were no human injuries, two dogs died in the fire, according to the Kansas City, Missouri, Fire Department.

The fire was fully involved, according a tweet from Southern Platte Fire Chief Rich Carrizzo.

Carrizzo says many emergency units responded to the blaze.

The structure of the building is a total loss.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.