WFD battles house blaze in SE Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. The Wichita Fire Department responded to a house fire near Lincoln and Oliver on Sunday morning.

A supervisor with Sedgwick County Dispatch tells Eyewitness News the call came in just before 9 a.m., in the 4600 block of East Gilbert street.

Battalion Chief Matt Bowen says his crews arrived on scene and found a fire in the basement of the home. He says it's unclear how the fire started.

Bowen says somebody lives in the basement, but they were not home when the fire started. Nobody was injured.

Investigators are on scene to assess the damage.