Crews respond to fire at juvenile facility

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Fire crews are at the scene of a reported fire at the Kansas Juvenile Correctional Facility in north Topeka.The call came in just before 7:45 Thursday morning at 1430 NW 25th.  Early reports indicated smoke and flames coming from one of the buildings.  There was also a report of a partial roof collapse on one of the buildings at the complex.  There are no reports of any injuries.  Kansas First News has a crew on the scene and will have updates at they become available.

A Kansas Department of correction spokesman says the fire is at an abandoned building on the west side of the juvenile corrections complex, facility is not on lock down.

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