Historic Kirby House In Abilene Destroyed By Fire

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

Stay up-to-date with KAKE News:

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

An historic mansion and popular restaurant in Abilene is a total loss following a fire Wednesday evening.

It happened at the Kirby House shortly after 6 p.m. Our sister station WIBW reports that the restaurant had closed around 1 p.m. ahead of the winter storm.

The mansion, which was built in 1885 now serves as a restaurant. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

KAKE TV 1500 N. West Street Wichita, KS 67203-1323 (316) 943-4221
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 192181741 - kake.com/a?a=192181741