Janesville home fully engulfed in flames, considered total loss

  • Source: WISC-TV Channel 3000.com Madison
  • Published: 04/05/2019 08:12 AM

A Janesville home on Henke Road caught on fire Thursday night around 8:58 p.m., a fire department release said. When the Janesville Fire Department unit arrived at the scene, firefighters found heavy fire conditions on the first-floor interior and the north exterior wall extending to the second-floor exterior and attic. The release said family members of the owner were present, but said there was no one home apart from a dog inside. The fire was brought under control 30 minutes after arrival. Crews stayed at the scene for three hours to extinguish the fire. A dog was found dead in the building, but no other injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.


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