Kansas City, Mo. – A little girl died and a baby was badly injured in a fire today on Kansas City's northeast side.
Fire officials found not one working smoke alarm in the apartment, located above a commercial business near Independence Avenue and Prospect.
Battallion Fire Chief Joe Vitale says the mother and another man escaped with serious injuries.
"One (of the victims) was toddler age. Less than five. The other was an infant. The toddler has since passed. The infant is in critical condition."