House Fire 2304 E. 4th St. Pittsburg

Subject:  House Fire

Date:  May 7, 2013

To: ALL MEDIA

For: Immediate Release

On 05-06-2013 at approximately 2140 hours, deputies responded to 2304 E. 4th St. in Pittsburg, KS.  When deputies arrived on scene Pittsburg Fire was already there fighting the fire that was located in the living room area.

The house is owned by William Forest of Scammon, KS. and rented by  Zac Sprenkle and Jessica Smith.  The renters left the house for a while and when they returned the  home was on fire.  The structure received extensive damage.

Baker Fire, Pittsburg Fire, Pittsburg Police, and the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office all responded to the fire.  No one was injured as a result of the fire.

The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time and remains under investigation.