All evacuated in Ionia County house fire

Ionia County

Ionia County house fire in village of Muir. Smoke pouring from multiple windows.

LYONS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Everyone inside was able to escape from an Ionia County house that caught fire early Sunday morning, Ionia County Dispatch says.

The Lyons-Muir Fire Department responded to a house fire at 1479 Hayes Road in Muir after midnight. Six other departments were called in to assist.

Injuries were reported, but they were limited to smoke inhalation. Black smoke was still pouring out of multiple windows about an hour after the response.

Ionia County Dispatch confirmed that at one point there was a person trapped inside, but they were also about to escape without serious injury. 

It is unknown how many people were evacuated from the house.

The cause of the fire is still unknown. 

The fire was cleared a little after 6 a.m. Authorities are still investigating the cause.

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