Marquette Fire Fighters Respond To Apartment Fire

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GLR News Update

GLR News Update

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette City Firefighters responded to a structure fire overnight at 340 Whetstone Village Apartment #3.

They were called out just after 2:30 this morning when the resident said flames were seen and the building was evacuated.

Fire crews arriving on the scene found the fire had been put out with a fire extinguisher and it had started when a charging battery for an electric bicycle had overheated and caught on fire.

The floor of the apartment was damaged and the bicycle was destroyed.

No injuries were reported.

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