Incident Type: 
Structure
Dispatch: 
Saturday, July 23, 2022 - 7:27pm
Controlled: 
Saturday, July 23, 2022 - 7:40pm
Address: 
400 Walbridge Ave.
Madison, WI
Narrative: 

Two people were displaced when a fire damaged their apartment on Walbridge Avenue Saturday evening.
Fire units were dispatched to a multi-unit apartment building fire in Stonewood Village at 7:27pm. Engine 5 was first on the scene.
Upon arrival engine 5 reported heavy fire coming from the first-floor window of the apartment building.
Engine 5 was able to quickly extinguish the fire using exterior fire attack before transitioning to the interior of the building. The fire was extinguished at 7:40pm. Crews then ventilated the unit; loss stop was reporting at 7:59pm.
Fire damage was extensive but was contained to the single unit. No injuries were reported at the scene.
The Red Cross is assisting the family with temporary housing.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Posted 07/24/2022 - 9:20am
Contacts: 

John Kosmata, 608-243-0180