1 injured in Norton Shores house fire

Muskegon County

NORTON SHORES, Mich. (WOOD) — A person was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out inside a house in Muskegon County Wednesday.

Authorities were called around 6 a.m. Wednesday for a report of a house fire on Leif Avenue near the intersection of Griesbach Street in Norton Shores.

Authorities investigating after a fire broke out in a house in Norton Shores Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020.

Officials told News 8 two people were sleeping inside when the fire broke out. A third resident who had left to go to a store returned to find the house on fire.

One person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.

Investigators are working to determine what caused the fire and if there were working smoke detectors inside the house.

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