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Fatal Fire





The Pratt County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Kansas State Fire Marshall’s Office has concluded the investigation into the fatal fire that occurred south of Cullison the night December 17th.


The fire was caused by an internal heat source, a charcoal grill, inside the trailer and a tremendous amount of stored newspapers and books inside the trailer.


The victim died of smoke inhalation and thermal burns while in bed.


This will be the final news release on this incident.