Kalamazoo Public Safety announces no injuries in housefire

Posted at 4:07 PM, Mar 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-08 16:07:12-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — On Sunday morning, officers of the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety responded to a house fire located at the 700 block of Parker Avenue.

While the occupants of the residency self-evacuated prior to the officers' arrival, flames were seen coming from the front porch of the house.

Upon arrival, public safety officers entered the residence and found the fire contained on an enclosed front porch. They distinguished the fire in brisk fashion, as the damage was contained to the front porch.

The cause of the fire is not yet known and is currently under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s office. Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100