Fire breaks out at Fifth Third Ballpark, home to Tigers single A affiliate West Michigan Whitecaps

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. (WXYZ) - A massive fire broke out at Fifth Third Ballpark in Grand Rapids, home to the Detroit Tigers single A affiliate the West Michigan Whitecaps.

According to ABC affiliate, WZZM the ballpark caught fire around 11:00 a.m. Friday morning and quickly spread throughout the first base side of the stands.

They also report some of the stands have caved in and Fifth Third Bank employees have been evacuated to a safer location.

The West Michigan Whitecaps are the single A affiliate for the Detroit Tigers.

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