House Fire in Ishpeming
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming Firefighters responded to a structure fire over the weekend.
The fire at 608 ‘E’ Street was reported just after 7:30pm on Saturday. Upon arrival, fire crews found heavy smoke showing throughout the structure as the fire had broken through a lower level window with flames showing.
The fire appeared to have started in a northeast corner bedroom on the lower level. Firefighters quickly put the fire out and used fans to clear the duplex of smoke.
Heavy smoke damage was reported in the duplex, with water damage to the lower level.
There was no one home at the time of the fire, a neighbor saw the smoke coming from the residence and called 9-1-1.
No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.