TFD investigates structure fire at SW Golf View Dr., leaving one firefighter injured

The firefighter has been released from the hospital
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Published: Oct. 18, 2020 at 4:15 PM CDT
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The Topeka Fire Department responded to a structure fire located at 2406 SW Golf View Dr. just after 10:00 A.M. on Sunday.

When fire crews arrived on scene, they found smoke and flames coming from the single story wood frame residence.

Firefighters began an offensive fire attack, keeping it confined to the structure of fire origin.

One firefighter sustained non-life threatening injuries during this incident. The individual was transported to a local hospital by fire officials and has been released from the hospital as of Monday morning.

No other injuries were reported.

Fire officials say preliminary investigation indicates the cause of the fire is undetermined and still under investigation.

According to Topeka Fire Department, the estimated dollar loss is $100,000.00, of which $75,000.00 is associated with structural loss and $25,000.00 associated with contents loss.

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