Kansas City, MO (July 19, 2021) – Officers with the Kansas City Police Department say that a third young victim has died after a house fire occurred last week in the 7000 block of North Avalon Street. Police said the 4-year-old child tragically died on Monday, July 19, as a result of injuries from the fire.… Continue reading Kansas City, MO – UPDATE: Child Dies After House Fire at 7000 N Avalon St
Kansas City, MO (July 14, 2021) – Officers from the Kansas City Police Department say that two people died following a house fire that occurred on Wednesday morning, July 14, in the Northland area. Police say that, in addition to the two deceased victims, two more people sustained critical injuries. A third victim was reportedly in… Continue reading Kansas City, MO – Two Killed, Three Injured in House Fire at 7200 N Avalon St
A severe burn injury can cause physical and emotional pain — and the treatments and therapies throughout the healing and recovery process can pose financial burdens for the victim and their family. Whether work-related or caused by a traumatic accident, here are some facts on how often burn injuries occur and how they are treated.… Continue reading Burn Incidence and Treatment Facts
The Impact of Burn Injuries on Mental Health Suffering a severe burn injury is a devastating and traumatic event. Not only do victims face a long recovery, but they are also up against life-threatening complications. They must undergo various treatments and medical procedures such as skin grafting. Undergoing treatments and the day-to-day pain can take… Continue reading The Psychological Challenges Burn Survivors Face
The Prognosis of a Severe Burn We’ve all experienced a mild burn in our lifetime, such as a sunburn or burn from accidentally touching a hot stove. However, when an accident occurs and causes a severe burn injury that can be life-threatening, the healing process can be a long and difficult one. Here’s what you… Continue reading Can You Recover From a Severe Burn Injury?
Raytown, MO (October 5, 2020) – A fire incident at an assisted living facility in the Raytown area claimed one victim’s life and left several others injured. At approximately 9:30 p.m., on October 3, the firefighters in Raytown responded to the scene of a fire incident on Blue Ridge Cutoff. Reports show that a fire broke… Continue reading Raytown, MO – One Killed & Four Injured in Fire on Blue Ridge Cutoff