1 killed in mobile Butler County home fire

(KSN File Photo)

DOUGLASS, Kansa – A fire broke out at a mobile home in south-central Kansas, killing a 75-year-old woman.

Crews were sent to the mobile home in Douglass early Sunday at 18695 SW Santa Fe Lake Road.

Butler County Fire District Three Fire Chief Jim Woydziak says Lydia Cox died in the blaze. He says she lived in the home alone.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

Investigators determined the fire started in the kitchen, but no official cause has been given.

A total of 14 firefighters responded to the scene plus a fire investigator and several deputies.

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