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Man flees house fire in Kansas City, then goes back inside and is killed

A house fire killed a man Sunday night near 37th Street and College Avenue in Kansas City.
A house fire killed a man Sunday night near 37th Street and College Avenue in Kansas City. .

A man was killed in a house fire Sunday night near 37th Street and College Avenue in Kansas City.

Kansas City Fire Deputy Chief James Garrett said the fire was reported shortly before 6:30 p.m. Two people in the house were able to get out safely, but one of them went back in and was killed. A police crime scene investigation team was dispatched to the scene. No other information was immediately available.

Matt Campbell: 816-234-4902, @MattCampbellKC

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