Occupied Dwelling Fire @ McKay & Lawley in Hamtramck. Children reportedly trapped inside. Detroit Fire's 8th Battalion on scene with a working structure fire. Hamtramck Engine 1 reports children trapped inside. https://t.co/BPcO6oxcAC https://t.co/BPcO6oxcAC— Motor City 911 (@DetroitScanner) December 7, 2018
MacKay & Lawley, Hamtramck
December 7, 2018 1:10AM Code 1 Box Alarm
Hamtramck, Michigan: Firefighters from multiple jurisdictions fought an occupied dwelling fire in the City of Hamtramck early Friday morning.
Detroit Fire’s Central Office dispatched the dwelling fire in the 13100 block of MacKay at 1:10AM and notified responding companies the house was occupied and children were trapped inside.
Upon arrival, companies immediately went into rescue mode and entered the dwelling in an attempt to locate victims.
Searches of the dwelling discovered 2 children and 1 adult, all injured.
A Hamtramck firefighter was also injured in the blaze.
A 2 year old child died of their injuries. The conditions of the other occupants and the Hamtramck firefighter are unknown.
Detroit Fire Engines 35, 46, 56, 60 & Squad 5.
Hamtramck Engine 1 & Hamtramck Ladder Truck 1
Highland Park Engine 1
Incident Command: Detroit Fire’s Battalion Chief 8
Detroit EMS sent 4 EMS rigs to the fire scene.
Detroit Police Scout & Arson Cars also responded to the scene.