Loading…
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Saturday, 10/6/2012

Fire damages Washington Twp. apartment

BLADE STAFF

A small fire damaged an apartment in the Harbor House building in Washington Township today, and the firefighting effort has temporarily closed Shoreland Avenue.

Washington Township firefighters responded to the apartment building at 2677 Shoreland shortly before noon. While mutual aid also responded from Toledo and Morin Point, firefighters quickly knocked down the fire and kept it from spreading beyond the upper-floor, end unit in the building, Assistant Chief Dan Kay said.

No one was home at the time, though the apartment's lone tenant returned during the firefighting effort. Minor water damage occurred in the apartment directly below the fire scene, Chief Kay said.

 



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.