Commercial building fire shuts down Gratiot Avenue
By myFOXDetroit.com Staff -
(Credit: WJBK|myFOXDetroit.com) Detroit fire crews battle blaze
DETROIT, Mich. (WJBK) -
A massive fire inside a commercial building shut down Gratiot Avenue on Detroit's East Side for several hours earlier today.
The blaze breaking out inside the vacant building at Barlow street, between Conner and McNichols just before noon. Flames were shooting through the roof of the building sending thick black smoke into the air.
No injuries were reported but it appears the building was a total loss.