House Fire

House fire took the lives of two children. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

2 Small Children Killed In Detroit House Fire

The kids — ages one and four — were left home alone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2013

(Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Firefighters Battle Blaze In Freezing Temperatures

Temps were below freezing, floating between 20 and 25 degrees with a frigid wind chill, making their job all the more difficult.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

Detroit Fire Department. (Credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ Newsradio950)

Man Dies In Detroit House Fire

A deadly house fire that broke out early Monday morning on Detroit’s west side killed a 30-year-old man and gutted the entire upstairs of the house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2013

(Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Mother, Son Killed In Suspected Arson On Detroit’s Northeast Side

Detroit police think the deadly house fire was intentionally set.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2013

Livonia Home Catches Fire As DTE Removes Old Meter

A fire at a Livonia home may sparked during the removal of an old electric meter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2013

Arson Suspected In Fire That Ripped Through 3 Houses

Firefighters battled equipment problems alongside a blaze that tore through three abandoned homes on Detroit’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2013

Detroit Firefighters Extinguish Blaze At Vacant Home

Detroit firefighters on Tuesday morning were called to a scene that’s all too familiar: a burning vacant home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

Firefighters spray water onto a home to douse the fire. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Fire Destroys Home In Washington Township

A four-alarm fire ravaged the inside of a stately colonial revival home in Washington Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2013

A chimney is all that remains of this east side Detroit home after a fire. Firefighters had difficulty reaching the home because the lot was so overgrown. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Firefighters Held Up By Train, Overgrown Lot

Detroit firefighters were called out to the city’s east side Tuesday morning for a vacant house fire, but getting there was half the battle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2013

This West Bloomfield home is a complete loss after a fire. (Credit: Laura Bonnell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Sleeping Family Saved By Smoke Detectors As House Catches Fire

Officials say a West Bloomfield family was able to escape to safety after a fire broke out at their home overnight as they were sleeping.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2013