Monday, December 14, 2009

Home damaged by fire

By Corky Emrick
Sturgis Journal
Fri Dec 11, 2009, 01:51 AM EST

Constantine, Mich. -
The cause of a fire that damaged a home Thursday in Constantine remains under investigation.
Firefighters were called to a home at 185 W. Sixth St. at about 5:30 p.m.
First arriving personnel found flames coming from the front of the home. The fire was quickly extinguished.
The fire appears to have started on the lower level. Parts of the second level suffered some smoke damage. The homeowner was not at home at the time of the fire.
Officials said the fire’s cause is undetermined and that the Michigan State Police fire marshal will help with the investigation.
Assisting firefighters were Constantine police and LifeCare Ambulance.