Video: Friend of Detroit fire victim denounces utility shutoffs

14 May 2010

Two men died Thursday in a house fire on Detroit's Southwest side. The blaze began in the early morning hours. The cause of the fire is as yet unclear, but the two men were apparently living without electricity. Eric speaks to the WSWS about the circumstances of the deadly house fire which took the life of his friend.

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