Resident injured in Eastpointe house fire; Officials working to learn what sparked blaze

  • Source: Detroit News
  • Published: 07/30/2020 03:38 PM

An Eastpointe resident was hospitalized after a fire at a home early Thursday, city officials said. City fire crews were called to the home on Shakespeare near Norton at about 6:30 a.m. "The preliminary investigation revealed that the sole occupant suffered minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital," authorities said in a statement. Fire officials are working to determine the cause of the blaze. Other details were not released Thursday. Roseville firefighters also helped in the effort. "They did a great job containing the fire from spreading to other dwellings," the Eastpointe public safety director on Facebook. "Many of our residents are looking at a number of ways to help the homeowners."


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