Summitt Township, MI House Fire, Feb 1968

Summitt Township Fire Department was called to a house fire on 28 February 1968 to the resident of Mr and Mrs George Axworthy, on arrival fire fighters found a working fire, they found Clara Johnson age 52 the maid had jumped from a second floor window to escape the fire she received fractures, cuts and bruises from the 1 am fire. Mr & Mrs Axworthy died of smoke inhalation.