Man in wheelchair at hospital after Highland Park fire

Tom Greenwood and Holly Fournier
The Detroit News

Highland Park — A man in a wheelchair was taken to a hospital for precautionary measures after a house fire broke out Monday morning.

The Highland Park Fire Department said firefighters were called to the scene of the fire in the 250 block of Pilgrim, near Hamilton, after the blaze was called in at about 6:45 a.m. Monday. It appeared to be extinguished before 8 a.m.

It appears the fire started in the back of the house.

TGreenwood@detroitnews.com

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