On 3/19/2022 at 7:40pm, Public Safety Officers (PSO) responded to the 1000 block of Interfaith Blvd. for a structure fire. PSO’s arrived and found heavy fire coming from the second floor of one of the apartments. All the occupants had evacuated on their own prior to our arrival. PSO’s quickly conducted fire suppression and were able to get the fire under control within 20 minutes.
PSO’s were on-scene for approximately three hours conducting overhaul operations and the fire investigation. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. There were no reported injuries as a result of the fire. There were several residents that were displaced by the fire. They are being assisted by the Red Cross.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8120 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of:
Lt. M. Ferguson #12557