Everyone inside the home was able to escape safely as crews quickly responded to the scene.
Battalion Chief Don Jarrett said the elements really took a toll on his crew.
Fire crews had their hands full Wednesday morning after a blaze destroyed three homes in northern Detroit.
Authorities say a firefighter was injured when he fell out of a bucket while battling a blaze at the old Fisher Auto Plant in Detroit.
A Detroit firefighter was rushed to the hospital after being hurt while battling a church fire on Detroit’s east side.
The fire was out within an hour and most residents were able to return to their apartments, except for those living on the third floor.
Fire officials at the scene say no firefighters ever were inside the massive six-story building.
Firefighters from 10 departments were called to battle a massive blaze at the industrial complex.
A firefighter was injured in a blaze that forced several residents from their homes on Christmas Day.
Authorities say a Detroit firefighter was hurt while extinguishing a fire on the city’s east side that was likely started by a molotov cocktail.