Morning fire near downtown damages Lansing duplex

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – A morning fire forced resident to escape a duplex near downtown Lansing.

The fire was first reported just after 9 a.m. on the 800 block of North Capitol Avenue.

When they arrived there was heavy smoke and fire coming from the second floor.

Multiple crews from the Lansing Fire Department worked the fire and had it under control quickly.

The Red Cross was also on the scene to assist with relocating the residents.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

We welcome thoughts and comments from our viewers. We ask that everyone keep their remarks civil and respectful. Postings that contain profanity, racist, or potentially libelous remarks will be deleted. We will delete any commercial postings, as well.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s