KAUKAUNA FIRE

A FIRE IN KAUKAUNA LEAVES ONE PERSON WITHOUT A HOME. AT AROUND 11:25 A-M YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) THE KAUKAUNA FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO THE 300 BLOCK OF WEST 10TH STREET FOR A TWO STORY HOUSE ON FIRE. FIREFIGHTERS EXTINGUISHED THE FIRE ON THE FIRST FLOOR BUT AFTER THE SECOND FLOOR PARTIALLY COLLAPSED, THEY WERE FORCED TO STOP THE REST OF THE FIRE OUTSIDE. NO INJURIES HAVE BEEN REPORTED AND THE HOME OWNER WAS NOT HOME AT THE TIME. THE CAUSE OF THE FIRE IS BELIEVED TO BE ELECTRICAL.

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