A two-alarm fire on Monday night claimed the lives of two firefighters at Independence and Prospect avenues. The blaze heavily damaged a half-block area. It was one of eight fires or cave-ins of older structures in the last five years that should result in more thorough inspections of older buildings.
A two-alarm fire on Monday night claimed the lives of two firefighters at Independence and Prospect avenues. The blaze heavily damaged a half-block area. It was one of eight fires or cave-ins of older structures in the last five years that should result in more thorough inspections of older buildings. T. Rob Brown Special to The Star
A two-alarm fire on Monday night claimed the lives of two firefighters at Independence and Prospect avenues. The blaze heavily damaged a half-block area. It was one of eight fires or cave-ins of older structures in the last five years that should result in more thorough inspections of older buildings. T. Rob Brown Special to The Star

Lewis Diuguid: Fatal fire in Northeast KC should spark more thorough inspections of older buildings

October 14, 2015 2:22 PM