On Monday, September 14, 2020th at approximately 8:30 a.m., officers from the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety responded to the 1300 block of N Church St. for a report of a house fire. When Public Safety officers arrived, smoke was observed coming from the eaves of the home.
The occupants of the residence self-evacuated prior to Public Safety arriving on scene. Public Safety officers entered the residence and located fire in a second floor bedroom and attic space. Public Safety Officers were on scene for over an hour while bringing the fire under control.
The cause of the fire is not yet known and is under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s office.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of: Lt. Matt Schemenauer