Overnight Fire Destroys Popular Ishpeming Nightspot
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Firefighters in the City of Ishpeming responded to an overnight structure fire that destroyed a popular bar.
The fire at Hickey’s Bar at 112 East Pearl Street was reported around 11:00 p.m.
Fire crews responding to the scene found the building fully engulfed in flames and reports say the fire moved very quickly through the all-wood structure.
Patrons at the bar and the tenants of an upstairs apartment were able to get out safely, and no injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire is under investigation and the building is a total loss.