GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- One person is dead following a house fire in Grand Rapids early Monday morning.
The call came in shortly before 5:00 a.m. for a possible fire at 849 Bates St. SE. When crews arrived, they observed smoke and heavy flames coming from the home. Once they gained entry, they located a 56-year-old male victim and rushed him to the hospital. He did not survive.
The fire is now under control. A cause has yet to be determined.