You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

Woman taken to hospital after fire at Shawnee apartment

KMBC Kansas City logo KMBC Kansas City 7/4/2022
deerwalk condo fire © KMBC deerwalk condo fire

A woman is in the hospital after a fire Sunday afternoon at the Deerwalk Condos off 58th Terrace in Shawnee.

Authorities said smoke was showing from the top floor of one building when firefighters arrived before 3 p.m.

Sign up for our Newsletters

The fire department said the woman escaped down a fire department ladder. She was treated for smoke inhalation but is expected to be okay.

Authorities say the fire was caused by careless smoking.

The blaze was contained to one unit.

READ THE FULL STORY:Woman taken to hospital after fire at Shawnee apartment

CHECK OUT KMBC:Get the latest Kansas City news, sports and weather from KMBC. With the best local coverage and the top Missouri news stories, you can stay in the know.

AdChoices
AdChoices

More from KMBC Kansas City

KMBC Kansas City
KMBC Kansas City
image beaconimage beaconimage beacon