At 8:30am today, Tuesday, April 2, Coffeyville fire and police rushed to a structure fire at 1313 W. 7th St. Captain Joe Rexwinkle informs us. Listen to him on the KGGF airwaves by clicking here. Property is owned by Paul Sandhu, and was occupied by Felix Withrow and his family. Damage estimated at $15,000.
Fortunately, the Felix family made it out safely without a working smoke detector. Be sure to check that yours is working, and if you don't have one, get one free from your local fire department. Coffeyville Fire Dept phone is 620-332-2504. And we are so grateful for all our first responders and all who help keep us safe, including our firefighters, police staff, EMS, Red Cross, CRMC, and Atmos Energy.