Sunday evening fire damages north side home
Eight people are being assisted by the Red Cross after their north side home was damaged by a fire Sunday evening. The fire was reported around 7 PM at N 28th Street and W Meinecke Avenue. According to the Milwaukee Fire Department, the fire was reported in the attic of the 2 ½ story wood frame house. The eight people living in the home were able to get out of the building unharmed. Damage to the house is estimated at $110,000. The cause of the fire is being investigated. There were no working smoke detectors in the structure.