From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle
---- — TRAVERSE CITY — A fire caused heavy damage to an Elk Rapids home.
Crews responded Wednesday about 4 p.m. to the 15700 block of Clearwater Pointe Drive in Elk Rapids Township. Firefighters battled flames through the roof and heavy smoke.
No one inside was injured, but the family lost a few pets, according to the Elk Rapids Fire Department.
The home sustained fire and water damage.
The cause is under investigation.
The Elk Rapids Fire Department was assisted by the Milton Township Fire Department, Grand Traverse Rural Fire, Elk Rapids EMS, Elk Rapids Police Department and the Antrim County Sheriff’s Department.