80-Year-Old Man Dies In Lapeer County House FireThe man’s 69-year-old wife was located outside the residence when police and fire officials arrived, and the 80-year-old man was still inside the home that was 25 percent engulfed in flames.
City Rolls Out Detroit Alerts 365, Free Emergency Notification System For DetroitersThe City of Detroit has launched a new notification system called Detroit Alerts 365 that sends Detroit-specific emergency notifications to individuals who sign up. The City is using the CodeRED emergency notification system, which now operates in thousands of municipalities and areas nationwide. With this new, free system, individuals can choose to receive alerts via cell phone, landline, text, email, TTY, and/or social media
Detroit Fire Department Awards Civilian Citation Award To Neighbors For Saving Mom And Small Kids From House FireOn August 14, 2021 Victoria Witherspoon smelled smoke then realized her home was on fire. She grabbed her 3 month old and 1 1/2 year old and attempted to escape from an upstairs door. She was too far up to jump so neighbors came to their rescue. The 4 neighbors were honored by Detroit Firefighters today for saving their lives.
Local Celebrity Fashion Designer's Home, Business Destroyed In Blaze While TravelingWell known Detroit fashion designer Kenneth Wayne Daniels just loss his home and business in a fire. Destroying everything he owned and garments meant for clients.
2 Die In Benton Harbor Fire; Cause Not Yet KnownA house fire killed two people before dawn Tuesday in southwestern Michigan, authorities said.
Garden City Apartment Building Fire Leaves 1 Injured, Dozens DisplacedA Garden City apartment building fire left one injured and dozens displaced.
Officials: 3 People Die In Benton Harbor Apartment FireThree members of a family died Sunday in an early morning apartment fire in southwestern Michigan, authorities said.
Mother, Baby Die In Mobile Home Park Fire Near SaginawA woman and her baby died Tuesday morning in a mobile home fire near Saginaw, authorities said.
Kia Recall: Electrical Problem Can Cause Fires In Vans, SUVsKia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in recalling thousands of vehicles in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, cause an electrical short and possibly a fire.
Report: Michigan Fire Fatalities Down 27 Percent In 2019Michigan fire fatalities were down 27 percent in 2019 from 2018.
Northern Michigan Couple Dies Trying To Rescue Pets From Burning HomeThe northern Michigan couple re-entered their burning home in attempts to save their pets, which included two dogs and a cat, reports say.