April 07, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fatality Fire at 1401 S. Fremont

Springfield Fire Department responded this morning to a fire in a house at 1401 S. Fremont. The fire was confined to single room of the three-story residence. An occupant was found inside the room of origin of the fire and had succumbed to the fire. According to Fire Marshall William Spence, the fire is under investigation. The family of the victim has been notified. No working smoke detectors were found in the home. No injuries to other persons were noted.

For more information, contact: Fire Marshall William Spence at 864-1513.

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Springfield Fire Department

830 Boonville Ave., P.O. Box 8368, Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1500 • FAX: 417-864-1505 • springfieldmo.gov/fire