Three injured in Latham house fire

LATHAM, Kansas – Three people were seriously injured in a house fire.

It happened around noon in the 200 block of North Cherry in Latham.

A 25-year-old man and 4-year-old boy were flown by helicopter to Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita.

A 50-year-old man was taken by ambulance.

According to officials, the fire started on the second floor of the house.

The Augusta fire marshal is investigating the cause.

Latham, Leon and Atlanta fire crews helped fight the flames. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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