UPDATE: Fire hits south Lansing businesses

UPDATE (8:59 a.m.) – The fire that roared through two south Lansing businesses has been put out, about five hours after the first crews responded. Investigators will now be able to enter the debris and find a cause for the fire. 6 News will follow this continuing story and will have updates online.

UPDATE (8:00 a.m.) – Firefighters are still on the scene of an early-morning fire at a south Lansing party store. Crews are working to put out stubborn “hot spots” in the walls. Firefighters were hampered in their efforts because of store shelving that blocked access through windows. They eventually cut their way through the wall of an adjoining business and through the party store’s roof.

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – Lansing firefighters are on the scene of a fire that has worked its way through one business and is now moving to a second.

The fire was reported just after 4 a.m. at the M-9 Party Store on the 3900 block of S. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.

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Our 6 News crews on the scene report the fire is moving on to the neighboring Metro Music and Cellular business next door.

Multiple Lansing Fire Department crews are on working the fire.

There are no reports of injuries and the cause of the fire is unknown.

This story will continue to develop and will be updated online and on 6 News.

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