Detroit firefighters on scene of house fire on city's west side

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Detroit fire fighters are having a tough time battling a blaze at a home on the city's west side.

It's happening near the intersection of Ilene and Keeler. That's near Wyoming and the Lodge Freeway.

There are four fire trucks on the scene. However, 7 Action News is being told that two of them are not working, requiring additional support at the scene.

It is not clear, at this point, whether the truck problems are weather related.

An elderly woman owns the home. She was able to get out safe and says it was an electrical fire.

The home next door is vacant.

No injuries have been reported.

Stay with 7 Action News and WXYZ.com for the latest on this developing story.

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