Connect with us

Family & Home

Porch fire extinguished at La Crosse house



An early morning house fire on 7th Street South has been confined to an enclosed porch.

Everyone in the house had evacuated before firefighters arrived, just after 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

A bystander used a fire extinguisher to help control the flames before the fire crews got to the house.

Firefighters found evidence of smaller fires at a neighboring house, and in a nearby alley.

Police and the fire investigation bureau are looking into those incidents.

A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from UW - La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. He regularly covers local courts and city and county government. Brad produces the features "Yesterday in La Crosse" and "What's Buried on Brad's Desk." He also writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. Brad been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.