2 FATALITIES, 1 INJURED IN
OVERLAND PARK HOUSE FIRE

Around 1:30am the Overland Park Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a house fire in the 103
block of Westgate. Crews arrived on scene to find a working fire in the residence with reports of people
trapped. Firefighters from Lenexa and Overland Park immediately began search and rescue operations
while working to extinguish the fire. Unfortunately, 2 people were found deceased in the house. 1 person
was transported by MED-ACT to Overland Park Regional Medical Center in stable condition.
Fire damage was contained to the residence. The cause of the fire remains under investigation at this
time.

Credit: Overland Park FD