Fireworks To Blame For Senior Living Center Blaze

By: Justin Surrency, KVOE Radio
By: Justin Surrency, KVOE Radio

Emporia, Kan.--WIBW A fire that has left 21 residents homeless now has a cause...

Emporia Fire officials say smoldering fireworks rolled up against the building caused a fire at Sterling House in Emporia Friday night.

The resulting fire destroyed most of the assisted living facility and left 21 residents displaced.

Improperly disposed fireworks were also the cause of two other fires in Emporia Saturday.

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