Date: Friday, February 12, 2021
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Ryan Bridges, bridgesR@kalamazoocity.org, 269-762-2922
Fire at homeless encampment
On Friday, February 12, 2021 at approximately 7:04 P.M, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety responded for a report of tent on fire at the homeless encampment at Mills / Oneil. When KDPS Officers arrived, flames were observed coming from several tents near the river.
Public Safety Officers were able to bring the fire under control within 10 minutes. No injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire 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 (269) 488-8911 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of:
Lt. Scott Miller