Deadly house fire on SW MacVicar claims the life of a 7-year-old boy

Topeka, KANSAS – According to the Topeka Fire Department, this unfortunate incident occurred around 7:10 a.m. Monday.

It happened in the 1400 block of SW MacVicar.

Topeka Fire Department crews responded to a report of a house fire.

The responding crews discovered that people were possibly trapped inside the house.

The 7-year-old victim and his grandmother were reportedly found inside.

Both were taken to a hospital with critical injuries. 

The 7-year-old boy was later pronounced dead.

He was identified as Alexander Servantez.

A third person was hospitalized with minor injuries, officials said.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a devleoping story and it will be updated as new information become available.