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House fire in KCK causes $80,000 in damage

Updated: 2014-01-28T05:00:58Z

A housefire in Kansas City, Kan., caused an estimated $80,000 in damage Monday evening.

The fire was reported at 8:19 p.m. at 1030 Rowland Avenue. All occupants of the house escaped and there were no injuries.

Firefighters were forced to take a defensive posture against the fire after the building showed signs of collapse.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

| Matt Campbell, mcampbell@kcstar.com

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