House fire in Fence


Staff Writer

FLORENCE, Wis. – No one was injured in a structure fire that occurred Tuesday morning in Fence, Wis.

Emergency response crews were notified of the fire at 8:31 a.m.

Florence County Sheriff Jeff Rickaby said that the occupant of a home at 1187 Kanter Lane reported heavy smoke in the building.

Upon arrival, firefighters observed flames coming up through the roof of the home.

Rickaby said that no one was injured, and that the cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.

Responding units included the Fence Fire Department, Florence Fire Department, Florence Rescue Squad, Long Lake Fire Department, and Goodman Fire Department.

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