Early Morning House Fire
On December 30th at approximately 6:17 am, Jefferson County 911 received a call of a house fire at 8335 Hamilton Road in rural Ozawkie, Kansas. The owner of the residence is presumed dead and the body has been sent to First Call Morgue in Kansas City for positive identification and an autopsy.
Fire Departments that responded to the fire were Fairview, Ozawkie, Oskaloosa, and Kentucky Townships.
Jefferson County Ambulance and Coroner stood by at the scene.
The fire is being investigated by the Kansas State Fire Marshall and the Jefferson County Sheriffs Office.