KALAMAZOO -- Insurance adjusters may be visiting the site of a house fire in Cooper Township today, after a garage fire caused extensive damage to a home in the 34-hundred block of West B Avenue. The initial investigation suggests that a car in an attached garage caught fire, igniting the rest of the garage and damaging the attached home just before 9AM. There was a man at home at the time. He managed to escape with his dog.
Trucks from 5 area departments responded to help put out the blaze.