BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (Battle Creek Enquirer) - A large fire consumedthe rear of the Habitat for Humanity offices and warehouse at 551 W. Michigan in Battle Creek.
Flames and black smoke can be seen from the back of the multi-building structure, home to the local homebuilding charity.
The call came in to the Battle Creek Fire Department about 12:45 p.m.
The complex houses Habitat offices, its ReStore retail shop and construction materials. The ReStore is closed on Sundays.
Flames had not spread from the storage section of the building; firefighters were pouring water on that area and the retail store and it did not appear that fire had spread into the store area.
A large contingent of firefighters was at the scene.