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Home destroyed in fire on Detroit's east side

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DETROIT – Fire fighters battled a house fire Saturday morning on Detroit’s east side.

It happened near Charlevoix and Ellery streets at about 4:30 a.m.

Fire officials said the homeowner is living in a nursing home. The house was unoccupied at the time of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

It is unclear at this time how the fire began.

The incident is under investigation.