House Fire in Big Rapids Causes Main Road Closure, No One Injured

There was a fire at a Big Rapids home Friday evening, and a main road was shut down because of it.

No one was in the house near Mancino’s on State Street between Maple Street and Perry Avenue when the fire broke out. A dog was in the upstairs bedroom, but firefighters were able to save them.

Four departments responded to the fire: Big Rapids Fire Department, Big Rapids Charter Fire Department, Mecosta County Fire Department and Colfax Township Fire Department.

No one was injured at the fire.

The road was still closed as of 11:12 p.m. on Friday.