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      Crews fight fire and save Elk Rapids Township home from total loss

      Crews got the call around 4:30 Wednesday afternoon for the home on Clearwater Point Road in Elk Rapids Township.

      Fire crews were able to save an Elk Rapids Township home from total loss after a fire broke out at the home Wednesday afternoon.

      Crews got the call around 4:30pm for a house fire on Clearwater Point Road in Elk Rapids Township.

      Flames were shooting through the roof when crews arrived. The roof ended up caving in and the structure had heavy fire and water damage.

      7&4 News is told the house is owned by an Elk Rapids Police officer and all occupants of the home were able to escape safely with no injuries.

      The Elk Rapids Fire Department, Milton Township Fire Department, Grand Traverse Rural Fire, Elk Rapids EMS, Elk Rapids Police and Antrim County Sheriff's Office all responded to the fire.

      The cause of the fire is still under investigation.