On Monday, June 11, 2018, at approximately 2:19 am, the Pittsburg Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 419 E. 10th Street. While fire crews were en route, they received notification that the Pittsburg Police Department was already at the scene and the structure was fully involved. Fire crews arrived at the house and fought the blaze for several hours until the fire was finally extinguished. The house was determined to be unoccupied and no injuries have been reported.
The Kansas State Fire Marshal’s Office was contacted for assistance and the cause of the fire is still under investigation at this time.
Anyone having information related to this incident should contact the Pittsburg Fire Department at (620) 231-1870, the Pittsburg Police Department at (620) 231-1700, or the police department’s tip line, 620-231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.