Dozens Rescued from Fire at Detroit High-Rise

Fire on the fourth floor of west side apartment building

 

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DETROIT (WDIV) – Officials responded to a fire at an apartment complex on Detroit’s west side Friday night.

Crews battled the fire at Greenhouse Apartments off Southfield Freeway, between Outer Drive and McNichols Road.

The fire started on the fourth floor of the building, according to officials. The apartment building is a seven-story building.

Some residents were trapped on the upper floors, and crews worked to bring those residents down and out of the building. Dozens were rescued.

Two people were transported to a hospital.

It is a two-alarm fire, according to officials.

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Fire on the fourth floor of west side apartment building     DETROIT (WDIV) – Officials responded to a fire at an apartment complex on Detroit’s west side Friday night. Crews battled the fire at Greenhouse Apartments off Southfield Freeway, between Outer Drive and McNichols Road. The fire started on the fourth floor of the […]

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