Crews battle fire at a home in Comstock Township

Crews battle massive flames at a home in Comstock Township.

COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Fire officials are investigating after flames break out inside a home in Comstock Township.

It happened at a house in the 700 block of Benedict Avenue around 1:15 a.m. Saturday morning.

Comstock Fire Chief, Matt Beauchamp, tells Newschannel 3 a neighbor called in the fire.

When firefighters arrived on scene, they said the home was fully engulfed.

Crews said because of the fire, they were unable to get in the home for several hours as they tried getting the flames under control.

We're told the house does have electrical problems, but it's unclear what caused the fire.

Officials said the homeowner was woken up by smoke and made it out of the house safely. The homeowner's dog also escaped, but his cats are still unaccounted for.

The fire marshal is still investigating this fire.

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