JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. – At 4:12 p.m., Saturday afternoon, Johnson County Fire Stations 1, 4, and 10 were dispatched to a structure fire in the 100 block of Southeast 431 road.
The first arriving crews entered the structure and located fire in a basement bedroom. Crews controlled the fire quickly and contained the fire to the room of origin. Other portions of the basement were damaged by heat and the entire residence sustained smoke damage. Crews remained on scene for approximately two hours. The fire was determined to be accidental and no injuries were reported after the blaze.
The Johnson County Ambulance District, Missouri State Highway Patrol, and the Johnson County Sheriffs Department assisted at the scene..