7-year-old boy killed in Calhoun Co. house fire

Posted at 7:38 AM, Oct 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-13 11:33:55-04

BURLINGTON, Mich. — Michigan State Police are investigating a house fire that took the life of a 7-year-old boy in Calhoun County.

The MSP Marshall Post reports troopers responded to the incident in the 200 block of East Marshall St. (11 Mile Road) around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. The location is south of M-60, in the Village of Burlington, which is between Union City and Tekonsha.

Fire crews from Burlington, Tenkonsha, and Union City Fire worked together to put out the flames before troopers were notified of the boy’s death.

Investigators with MSP were called to the scene and are working to figure out what happened.