Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Ishpeming firefighters responded to a structure fire yesterday afternoon just after 2:00 o’clock at 655 Park Street.
Upon arrival, fire crews found flames coming from the roof of the home. Firefighters made entry into the home and battled the fire in the homes attic and third floor bedroom walls.
The home sustained extensive damage to the roof, attic and third floor bedroom.
Preliminary investigation by Firefighters believe the fire was electrical in nature and is not considered suspicious.
The homeowners, Renelle and Joel Halverson and their 16 year old daughter, were home at the time of the fire.
They were able to exit the home safely and will be assisted by the Marquette County Pigs & Heat Fund.