Close Call Video: Firefighter Rescued After MAYDAY at Grandview, MO Apartment Fire (4 Videos)

Grandview FD and KCFD worked an apartment fire this morning. Three people were rescued and one person died in the fire. One firefighter was rescued and sustained 2nd degree burns.

UPDATE 12:07 p.m.|  Officials say they have located the body of the missing person inside the building.

According to reports, responders located a deceased male victim near the front door of his apartment during the second sweep of the building.

Reports say, the building had working fire detectors, responders and residents were able to hear them.


According to Grandview Fire Chief, Ron Graham, responders have rescued three people from the building.

Reports say there is still one person unaccounted and crews believe he could still be inside building.

Authorities say the roof of the building fell shortly after the three people were rescued.

The firefighter pulled from the building earlier, suffered second-degree burns. Reports say his injuries are non-life threatening.

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Earlier today I shared the video below on The Fire Critic Facebook Page.

Big fire today in Grandview

Posted by Mitchel McGehee on Monday, October 5, 2015