Early morning fire displaces residents of Fond du Lac duplex
An early morning fire has displaced the residents of a duplex at Farwell and Salem Avenues in Fond du Lac. When the Fond du Lac Fire/Rescue arrived on scene, smoke and flames could be seen coming out of a second story balcony door at the rear of the two story, wood frame building. The firefighters were able to contain the blaze to a single room and quickly extinguish the flames. According to a FDLF/R news release, all of the occupants of the home were able to escape unharmed and are being assisted by the Red Cross. The cause of the fire is under investigation.