Massive blaze consumes apartment complex on Detroit's west side Wednesday

Fire rips through apartments near Southfield Freeway, I-96


DETROIT – A massive fire burned Wednesday morning at an apartment on Memorial Street near Fullerton Avenue on Detroit's west side.

That's near the Southfield Freeway and Interstate 96.

Firefighters say the fire started in a 3rd floor unit about 7:45 a.m. It quickly spread.

More than a dozen firefighters spent about 30 minutes putting out the fire.