Port Washington's Iron Hog Saloon a 'total loss' following structure fire

Updated: 3:03 p.m. on Feb. 3, 2022

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Authorities say the Iron Hog Saloon is considered a total loss after a structure fire Wednesday, Feb. 2. 

According to the Ozaukee County Sheriff's Office, the fire was put out Wednesday, but rekindled around 5:40 a.m. Thursday morning. 

The building suffered extensive damage. 

The sheriff's office says the sole occupant from the upstairs apartment has been displaced, and one house pet is unaccounted for. 

All traffic on County Highway LL is open, however the building is still smoldering and smoke is periodically visible in the area. 

Officials recommend using the alternate route of County Highway KW if possible.

The origin and cause of the fire remains under investigation.


Posted: 3:06 p.m. on Feb. 2, 2022

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Crews responded to an active fire at the Iron Hog Saloon in the town of Port Washington Wednesday, Feb. 2. 

County Highway LL was temporarily closed between Lake Drive and County Highway A/Sandy Beach Road, according to the Ozaukee County Sheriff's Office. 

The origin and cause of the fire remains under investigation.

This is a developing story. Stick with CBS 58 for updates on air and online.

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