Fire destroys home in Emmet County

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EMMET COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A fire in Emmet County left a family's home destroyed.

The fire started just before 9 a.m. Thursday at a home on Foster Woods Road in Bear Creek Township near Petoskey.

The Resort Bear Creek Fire Department said the fire started from a car in the garage and spread to the rest of the house.

There was difficulty getting to the fire because of steep, icy roads. according to the crews.

Fire crews said there was a family inside the home including children and an elderly person.

Everyone in the home got out safely.

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