Intentional Fire On North Side Under Investigation

Incident Type
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 6:16pm
Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 6:21pm
1900 Block Elka Lane
Madison, WI 53704

Firefighters responded to the 1900 block of Elka Lane, where witnesses reported a child’s tricycle was intentionally set on fire. 

Engine Company 10 found the tricycle still actively burning, but it was not threatening any structures or people. Firefighters quickly put out the fire and began gathering more information. 

Although there were witnesses, the individuals who started the fire could not be identified and were not found in the vicinity.

Anybody with information about this incident is asked to contact the Madison Fire Department Fire Investigation Division at (608) 266-4488.

Posted 08/07/2017 - 10:21am

Cynthia Schuster (Public Information Officer)