Detroit grocery store a total loss after massive fire

Crews work overnight to put fire out

Harper Food Center catches fire
Harper Food Center catches fire

DETROIT – The Harper Food Center on Detroit’s east side was burned down and destroyed in a fire that happened Saturday night.

Harper Food Center is on Harper near Chalmers. Video footage of the fire showed flames shooting from the building.

UPDATE: Detroit grocery store destroyed in large fire on city’s east side

An investigation into the cause of the fire is ongoing.

Local 4 News shot footage of the aftermath Sunday morning. The building is a complete loss.

Stay with Local 4 News and ClickOnDetroit as this story continues to develop.

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