A house fire on Pleasant Drive in Ypsilanti claimed the life of one person early Wednesday morning. According to two neighbors who live a few houses away, the fire occurred sometime around 6:30 am. The neighbors stated that an individual who also lives on the street saw smoke coming from the home, approached the house and "Banged on the door yelling fire." Apparently, after receiving no response, this individual called 911.
According to neighbors, the victim was a huge supporter of the breast cancer awareness and participated in many breast cancer awareness marches.
Purple Walrus Press.
|House fire on Pleasant Drive in Ypsilanti Wednesday morning. Purple Walrus Press photo.|