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Arson investigation underway after house firebombed on Detroit's west side

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DETROIT – Arson investigators from the Detroit Fire Department were on the scene of a deadly fire Thursday morning on the city's west side.

The fire started at about 1:30 a.m. in the 14200 block of Cruse Street.

A 29-year-old woman told police she was in the house when a vehicle pulled up and someone threw something at the house causing the fire.

Firefighters pulled a 23-year-old man from the home. He died on the way to the hospital.

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