West Bloomfield firefighters rescue homeowner from basement of burning house

(Photo: West Bloomfield Fire Department) 

Firefighters rescue a homeowner who was trapped in their basement after their West Bloomfield house caught fire Thursday night.

A smoke detector alerted the homeowner of the fire at 9:30 p.m. 

Crews responded to the house in the 7000 block of Sweetbriar and made their way inside. The fire was extinguished and the homeowner was saved.

(Photo: West Bloomfield Fire Department) 

They were transported to Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital. Their condition was not provided.