Street closed while crews contain Allendale Township house fire

Posted at 11:27 PM, Oct 13, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-13 23:30:02-04

ALLENDALE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Pierce Street was shut down between 72nd and 76th avenues Monday night while firefighters tried to contain a  fully involved house fire.

Ottawa County dispatchers said the fire started in the basement of a home in the 7000 block of Pierce at approximately 10:30 p.m. and four departments responded to the scene.

Police say only one person was inside the home, and they were treated for smoke inhalation.