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Crews respond to house fire in Sturgis
STURGIS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Fire crews responded to a report of a blaze in Sturgis at this hour.
Sources confirmed to Newschannel 3 Friday night that the fire was burning at a home in the 1100 block of Merryview Drive, and that an elderly woman was trapped inside.
One source told Newschannel 3 that the woman had died in the fire, but Sturgis Director of Public Safety Geoff Smith would neither confirm nor deny that report.
Smith indicated that the house is a total loss, but that there were three residents that were able to get out, with the help of passers-by.
At this time, fire officials are not sure how the fire may have started.