OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Fire officials in suburban Kansas City who responded to a condominium kitchen fire say a woman and her dog were found dead inside the unit.
The fire occurred Tuesday afternoon when Overland Park fire crews responded to a call around 3:20 p.m. along Outlook Drive.
Overland Park Fire spokesman Jason Rhodes says arriving fighters found smoke coming from a two-story condo and quickly put out the kitchen fire.
The woman was found dead in the front room of the home. Officials identified her as 51-year-old Julie Ann Peterson.