Initial News Release: Residents of 550 W Crosstown location and contact information
On arrival at 550 W. Crosstown Public Safety Officers observed a female resident on a 7th floor balcony with heavy smoke and fire conditions inside the apartment. Rescue efforts began immediately and the resident was rescued from the balcony and transported to Bronson Hospital by LIFE EMS. The resident did pass away at Bronson Hospital and the family of the victim has been notified. Kalamazoo Public Safety extends our condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
Authority of Lt. Michael Kelley
Date: January 7th, 2017
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy. Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Capt. Vernon Coakley, Operations Division, (269) 337-8140