UPDATE: Lansing firefighters put out house fire in city’s downtown

UPDATE (12:30 p.m.) – The fire has been put out and fire crews are leaving the area. Traffic is returning to normal. The investigation into the cause of the fire is continuing. No injuries were reported.

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – Streets are blocked as firefighters work to control a house fire on the 100 block of Martin Luther King Jr Blvd in Lansing.

The fire was first called in shortly after 11 a.m.

There is heavy smoke that is drifting across the Lansing downtown.

MLK is shut down between Michigan Avenue and Allegan Street while firefighters are on the scene.

This is a developing story and will be updated online and on 6 News.

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