45th and Fiebrantz house fire sparked by electrical issue

House fire near 45th and Fiebrantz, Milwaukee

Milwaukee firefighters say an electrical issue sparked a fire in a two-story home near 45th and Fiebrantz on Wednesday, Sept. 29.

Firefighters were dispatched to the home shortly after noon Wednesday – after the residents smelled smoke and called 911.

No residents or firefighters were injured.

SIGN UP TODAY: Get daily headlines, breaking news emails from FOX6 News

A damage estimate as a result of the fire has not been reached as of yet. 

House fire near 45th and Fiebrantz, Milwaukee

House fire near 45th and Fiebrantz, Milwaukee

Wisconsin State Fair's Kathleen O'Leary retiring

Kathleen O’Leary, Wisconsin State Fair CEO and Executive Director, announced her retirement from state service after 24 years in various management roles at Wisconsin State Fair Park.

3 killed in crash of small plane in Wisconsin

Three people have died in the crash of a small plane in northern Wisconsin, federal aviation officials said Wednesday.