Local house fire extinguished

Local house fire extinguished

NEGAUNEE — An early morning house fire in Negaunee has been put out.

Firefighters from the Negaunee City Fire Department say they were dispatched to a home on the 700 block of Carr Street around 3:15 a.m. for a possible structure fire.

The fire was confined to the basement and no injuries were reported.

While it is believed to be of the electrical nature, the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Negaunee Township Fire Department and the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office assisted at the scene.