Two Perish In Kahoka House Fire

Two Perish In Kahoka House Fire

Kahoka firefighters were called to a house fire on West Commercial Street in Kahoka at about 12:45 Friday afternoon.

The fire was reported by Kahoka City Project Manager John Williams, who was driving by and smelled the smoke and saw the front porch on fire. While he called it it, Kahoka city employee Brayton Prewitt attempted to enter the building through a back door, but was driven back by the heat.

Kahoka firefighters were assisted by the Wayland Volunteer Fire Department.

More information will be posted when it is released

These obituaries were sent by Wilson Funeral Home. Ed Wilson is the Clark County Coroner.
JAMES N. NEVES

Funeral services for James N. Neves, age 55, of Kahoka, MO, who perished as the result of a tragic house fire at his home on Friday, July 29, 2016, are pending at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.

MARTHA E. LAPSLEY

Funeral services for Martha E. Lapsley, age 57, of Kahoka, MO, who perished as the result of a tragic house fire at her home on Friday, July 29, 2016, are pending at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.

Kahoka firefighters battle a house fire on West Commercial Street on Friday afternoon.

Kahoka firefighters battle a house fire on West Commercial Street on Friday afternoon.

Kahoka firefighters prepare to enter a burning house on West Commercial Street.

Kahoka firefighters prepare to enter a burning house on West Commercial Street.Fi

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