Officials: 1 dead in Kentwood house fire

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — One person was killed in a house fire along the Kentwood-Wyoming line in Wednesday night, fire officials say.

The fire on Maplelawn Street SE off of Madison Avenue was reported around 9:15 p.m.

Authorities said only that the victim was an adult male. His name wasn’t released.

The cause of the fire, which officials said damaged the front room of the house, has not yet been determined.