Structure Fire

On May 27, 2013 at approximately 1208 hours the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a wireless 911 call reporting a stucture fire at 213 S. Prospect, Franklin, Kansas. The house was fully engulfed upon arrival of first responders. Units from Arma, Mulberry, and Frontenac Fire Departments along with Arma Police Department and Crawford County EMS responded to the fire. The home appears to be a total loss. The home was being rented by Johnathan Money. The home was owned by John Vinardi. The residence at 211 S. Prospect was also damaged. That home is also owned by John Vinardi. The residence appears to be a total loss. The fire is believed to have been caused by a barbeque grill. The fire remains under investigation by the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office.