Skip to main content
Publish date:

1 dead, 5 injured in western Wisconsin house fire

Multiple medical helicopters helped transport victims to hospitals.

A house fire in western Wisconsin Sunday afternoon left one person dead and five others injured. 

The fire was reported to the Dunn County 911 Center just prior to 1 p.m., with numerous fire and ambulance services, including two medical helicopters, dispatched to the scene in Spring Brook Township.

There were six people inside the home at the time fo the fire. A man did not make it out and was declared dead, while five others – a woman and four children – were taken to different hospitals for thermal injuries and lacerations. 

The identities of the victims have not been released and the fire is being investigated by the State Fire Marshal, Dunn County Sheriff's Office and the Dunn County Medical Examiner's Office. 

Next Up

Sharon Mollerus - duluth - snow plow car

Sunday snowstorm walloping MN's North Shore with huge totals

Just ridiculous snow totals expected the rest of Sunday.

Screen Shot 2021-12-05 at 6.49.03 AM

Saturday snow causes havoc on Twin Cities roads

There were countless spinouts and crashes across Minnesota.

Kirill Kaprizov

Wild win battle of NHL's hottest teams, extend winning streak to six

Kirill Kaprizov delivered a shootout winner to take down the Maple Leafs.

Eric Kendricks

Vikings downgrade Eric Kendricks to out against Lions

The Vikings have also activated Michael Pierce from injured reserve.

u.s. attorney

Minnesotan sentenced after assaulting man with baseball bat

Marshall Wayne Boshey was sentenced to 30 months in prison followed by two years of supervised release.

Target store

Target's gift card discount is back, but for this weekend only

The fine print: for Target Circle members only (but membership is free).

Screen Shot 2020-06-15 at 7.11.05 AM

Minneapolis teen arrested in St. Cloud after fleeing police in stolen vehicle

The vehicle was stolen in a car-jacking in Minneapolis Thursday.

snow, blowing snow

Winter storm warnings issued with heavy snow set to slam MN

Parts of northern Minnesota could see more than a foot of snow, but there won't be much in the Twin Cities.

Related

fire, flames

1 dead after camper crash, fire in western Wisconsin

It happened in a rural area just south of St. Croix Falls.

fire, flames

Woman found dead after house fire in Pine County

A man was able to escape the Tuesday evening fire.

2 dead in Spring Lake Park house fire

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

1 dead, 2 people escape house fire in Long Lake

More information will be released in due time.

91990321_662314621168356_5592439610035666944_o

1 dead after Inver Grove Heights apartment fire

The victim's identity has not been released.

pixabay-fire-truck-side-close

2 people found dead after central MN house fire

The sheriff's office and State Fire Marshal are investigating.

fire, flames

1 person dead, firefighter injured in Columbia Heights fire

The fire was reported around 5:15 p.m. Sunday.