Incident Type: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 1:37am
Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 1:41am
1800 block Fisher Street
Madison, WI

Firefighters responded to a residential building on Fisher Street for reports of a “house on fire.” Ladder Co. 6 arrived within five minutes of dispatch to find heavy fire coming from the building. Firefighters pulled a hose line and prepared for fire attack. Medic 6 was able to knock down the exterior fire, and crews entered the building to put a stop to the fire remaining inside.

Engine Co. 4, Engine Co. 1, and Ladder Co. 1 all performed search and rescue, confirming nobody was inside the building. The fire caused heat-related damage to some property nearby. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Posted 06/08/2022 - 11:24am

Cynthia Schuster (Public Information Officer)