One injured in Kansas City house fire

One person was taken to the hospital this afternoon after a fire broke out in a central Kansas City house.

The fire was reported about 1:50 p.m. in the 5800 block of Wayne Avenue and the first firefighters to arrive said smoke was coming from the single-story structure.

The injured person reportedly suffered smoke inhalation before firefighters arrived. Details on the cause of the fire and the extent of damage were not immediately available.