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Fire Marshal: Cause of Kalamazoo apt. fire 'undetermined'
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Kalamazoo Fire Marshal has completed his investigation regarding a fatal fire at a group of apartments on Lilac Lane.
Tuesday, Kalamazoo Public Safety announced that the Fire Marshal would classify the cause of the fire as 'undetermined.'
It happened back on Monday, October 14, just after midnight.
A maintenance worker reported seeing smoke and flame coming from an apartment building.
When firefighters arrived on the scene, they say they saw flames shooting 10 feet into the air, and people standing on balconies waiting to be rescued.
Fire officials say Daysi Rojas was killed, and her boyfriend was taken to the hospital with severe burns.
Kalamazoo Public Safety says there is no further information at this time.
Anyone who does have any more information is asked to contact Kalamazoo Public Safety or Silent Observer.