Two injured in Eaton Township house fire

When first responders arrived, they found the back of the house fully engulfed.
Two injured in Charlotte house fire
Published: Mar. 1, 2022 at 3:52 PM EST|Updated: Mar. 1, 2022 at 5:32 PM EST
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EATON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WILX) - A man was hospitalized Tuesday after a fire broke out at a home in the Charlotte area.

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, they received numerous calls about a fire on Stewart Road in the early afternoon. When first responders arrived, they found the back of the house fully engulfed. Investigators found a man with severe burns and a child with minor burns.

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Multiple fire departments responded to the scene.

A nearby resident sent News 10 this photo of a fire that broke out in an Eaton Township home....
A nearby resident sent News 10 this photo of a fire that broke out in an Eaton Township home. March 1, 2022(WILX)

The man was taken to a hospital for treatment, and the child was treated at the scene.

Authorities said the house is a total loss, and Michigan State Police are currently investigating the cause of the fire.

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