Fire destroys Franklin Township home

Jun 29, 2020

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, MI--   A Houghton County home is a total loss, following a fire Sunday.

The Sheriff’s Office was dispatched around 3:20 a.m. to Sampson Street in Franklin Township. No injuries are reported.

The Quincy, Franklin, Hancock Township Fire Department was assisted at the scene by the City of Hancock Fire Department. Also assisting were the Hancock Police Department, Houghton Police Department, Michigan Tech Public Safety, UPPCO, and SEMCO.

The Pigs-n-Heat Fund is helping with temporary lodging.