From Green Bay Metro Fire Department: Battalion Chief Drew Spielman
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Cause of Fire: Under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s office and Brown County Fire Investigation Task Force.
Origin of Fire: Detached Garage
Estimated Dollar Loss: $100,000
Injuries: No apparent injuries
Crews were dispatched at 2246 Hrs. to the report of a garage on fire in the 900 block of 8th Street in the City of Green Bay. Upon arrival crews found a two stall detached garage fully involved. The fire spread to the residence at this address and to a garage next door. It also melted the siding on a garage iin the 900 block of 1200 14th avenue. Green Bay Metro Fire Dept. was assisted on scene by crews from the Village of Howard Fire Dept. as Green Bay Metro Fire crews were also handling several other incidents at the time of this fire. Crews on scene were hampered by power lines which came down around the involved buildings and also landed across a Ladder truck. Also assisting on scene were Wisconsin Public Service, Green Bay Police Department and Green Bay Public Works Department. No injuries were reported.