Firefighters respond to porch fire in Oconomowoc


by Becky Mortensen

OCONOMOWOC --- Several fire departments responded to a porch fire early Monday morning.

Firefighters were called to a home on Hartwell Place in Oconomowoc around 5:00 a.m. after the homeowner heard something in their backyard.

According to the Oconomowoc fire chief when crews arrived they discovered a fire on the back porch. The fire was extinguished, but not before several fire departments responded to the scene.

The porch was completely destroyed and there was some damage to the back of the home as well.

Everyone got out of the home safely and no one was injured. Fire crews are still investigating what caused the porch to catch fire.


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