One dead in Topeka mobile home fire


TOPEKA, Kansas – The Topeka Fire Department responded to a report of a mobile home fire just before 8 a.m. Wednesday at 3637 SE 6th Street.

First arriving fire crews arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming from the structure.

Rescue crews initiated a search of the home and found one victim.

Fire crews initiated first aid efforts, but the victim was later pronounced dead on the scene.

No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation at this time. 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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