House fire burns mobile home in east Wichita

Wichita firefighters battle a mobile home fire on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017. (Photo: KSN/Kevin Stebral)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Firefighters battled cold weather as well as a house fire in east Wichita Saturday afternoon. The fire occurred in the 11900 block of E. Lewis at the Linwood Mobile Home Park. That’s north of Kellogg between Ellson and Zelta streets.

Firefighters reported seeing smoke from the fire from Kellogg. Battalion Chief Matt Bowen reported when the arrived on the scene, they found fire inside the mobile home.

Two people and a pet were displaced from the home which firefighters said was badly damaged. There were no apparent injuries from the fire, and the cause of the blaze is not yet known.

KSN has a crew at the scene, and we’ll provide updates on as they become available.