FOND DU LAC, Wis. - Firefighters on Monday morning, Oct. 26 responded to the scene of a house fire near 10th and Main in Fond du Lac. The call came in around 9:20 a.m.
Upon arrival, crews encountered a resident outside on his front porch screaming that his house was on fire. Crews entered the two-story wood-frame house, quickly located the fire, and extinguished it but not before it caused significant damage inside the structure.
A complete check inside for other victims turned up negative, but crews found a dog that was deceased.
Alliant Energy, City Water Utility, and City Building & Code were all called to the scene.
The cause of the fire is under investigation by a joint effort between FDLPD and FDLFR.