Editor's note: WDIV and ClickOnDetroit incorrectly reported that the home was structurally unsafe for firefighters to enter. This was not true, according to the Detroit Fire Department. Firefighters entered the home immediately, Deputy Fire Commissioner Dave Fornell said.
DETROIT – Detroit firefighters said a child was killed Monday in a Detroit house fire.
Detroit firefighters responded to the fire around 11:45 a.m. Monday (April 19) at a home in the 14200 block of Camden Avenue on the city’s east side.
Dave Fornell, the deputy fire commissioner, said the fire started in the bedroom of the home.