Authorities say a 9-year-old who was critically injured when his home went up in flames has died.
The fire briefly caused a gawker delay on I-75 because of the large amount of smoke.
Fire Chief James Crunk said neighbors heard the man screaming but they weren’t able to reach him in time.
“I heard ‘boom! boom!’ … It sounded like fireworks going off.”
The dog is now ready for a new home after recovering from smoke inhalation.
A fire that started in one home quickly spread to two others along Breast Bay in Monroe County before firefighters were able to tame the blaze.
Hamtramck’s fire chief says the specific cause of a house fire that killed four people last month cannot be determined — but it wasn’t arson.
A Detroit man narrowly escaped his burning home with his life, but without his wife and daughter.
Those taken to the hospital include a 15-year-old who jumped out a second floor window with their 37-year-old father.
Firefighters from a number of departments responded to the home about 60 miles northeast of Detroit.