Flames rip through vacant apartment building in Detroit

Published On: Jan 21 2013 06:47:24 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 21 2013 06:49:12 AM EST

Firefighters spent much of Monday morning battling a huge fire that broke out on Detroit’s east side.

The fire started around 3:30 at Forest Avenue and Newport Streets. It took over an hour to completely put out the flames. According to fire officials, it was a vacant apartment building and no one was injured in the fire. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.


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