Block of Homes Destroyed by Fire in Michigan HAMTRAMCK, Mich. -- Several houses were burning Wednesday night on Faber Street near Joseph Campau Street in Hamtramck. There were no reports of injuries. The homes burned for hours as firefighters worked to douse the blaze. At least three houses were consumed by the fire which forced two city blocks to be evacuated and shut down. Witnesses said an abandoned home caught fire and spread to two occupied houses.