Woman found dead after fire at Kansas housing complex
COTTONWOOD FALLS, Kan. (KAKE) - Authorities are investigating the death of a 74-year-old woman following a fire at a housing complex in eastern Kansas.
Crews responded at around 4:15 a.m. Saturday to a fire at the Cottonwood Falls Housing Authority complex in the 800 block of 8th Street. KVOE reports four living units and other areas were destroyed.
Sharon Tatman was found dead and authorities said the fire was at least partially to blame for her death.
The complex manager said three residents displaced by the fire had either found lodging with family or were in the process of finding other living arrangements.
The cause and origin of the fire are under investigation. Cottonwood Falls is in Chase County.