Crews extinguish fire at Spirit Aerosystems

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) No one was hurt in a Wednesday fire at Spirit Aerosystems.

Spirit AeroSystems emergency personnel and firefighters from Sedgwick County and Wichita responded just after noon to a report of smoke in a building.

A spokesperson for the company says the fire was contained to the attic area and was quickly under control. The eleven employees in the area were evacuated as a precaution.

"The safety of our employees is our top priority, and thankfully, there are no reports of injuries," said Austin Keturah. "We are also grateful for the prompt arrival of first responders from multiple agencies."

Spirit says there should be no impact to production.