(RILEY COUNTY, KS – March 26, 2021) A home in rural Leonardville is a complete loss after a Thursday evening fire.
Riley County Fire District #1 received a report of a structure fire with smoke and flames visible at 9280 Barton Road at 7:56 Thursday night.
“Upon arrival, the 2-story residence was heavily involved in fire. Crews conducted exterior operations due to the structure being 75% involved,” said Riley County Fire District #1 Chief Michael Regal.
Two individuals have been displaced from the fire. Riley County EMS treated occupants on the scene, no one was transported for further care.
A representative from the Kansas State Fire Marshal Service is on the scene today to determine a cause.