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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Structure Fire in Nevada


On 1/11/21 around 4:30pm the Nevada Police Department along with Nevada Fire Department responded to a house fire at a address of 510 E. Minnesota Street in Nevada.

Nevada Fire Chief Troy Denney says firemen found several people trying unsuccessfully to enter the home occupied by Thomas Urena because of heavy, black smoke when they arrived on scene.

Firefghters entered the structure and found a small child that was badly burnt and the child was transported to Nevada Regional Medical Center and later to Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri where it passed away! 

The Missouri State Fire Marshal was called to help determine what caused the blaze.

We have shared a link to a go fund me page to help this family!