Pontiac Man With Oxygen Tank Burned Over 80% Of His Body Following Apartment FireA 75-year-old Pontiac man was burned over more than 80% of his body after a fire started in his apartment.
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.