Fire heavily damages house under renovations in Olathe

04/17/2013 8:08 AM

05/20/2014 10:42 AM

An early morning fire heavily damaged an Olathe house under renovations Wednesday.

Firefighters responded to the house fire in the 16100 block of West 144th Street shortly before 4 a.m. It took firefighters about 45 minutes to control the fire.

Authorities are investigating what started the fire, which caused significant damage to the house.

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Robert A. Cronkleton,

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