On November 19, 2006 a early morning house fire on corner of Sixth St and Merrill ave in Muskegon, MI. City of Muskegon Fire Department was alerted to the 6:01 am fire by a neighbor was out waking up to go to work.
Fire Investigators stated the fire had started on the exterior of the two story woodframe home near the front door. By the time firefighters arrived the fire had burned long enough to get into the roof.
The house was a total loss estimated at $91,000. No one was home at the time and the home was being remodeled.