One person found dead in Sun Prairie apartment fire

  • Source: WISC-TV
  • Published: 05/05/2019 07:59 PM

Investigators are working to determine what caused a fatal structure fire that killed one person at an apartment building in Sun Prairie Sunday evening. Dane County Communications told News 3 Now that a call came in around 9:15 p.m. Sunday for a fire inside a building on the 100 block of South Bird Street with victims reportedly trapped. Sun Prairie Fire Department Assistant Chief Bill Sullivan told News 3 Now crews arrived on the scene within two minutes of the initial call. When crews arrived, heavy fire was visible from a second-story unit located at 205 South Bird Street. According to a press release, the first crew on the scene searched the lower apartment, where three residents were assisted out from the fire area. One of those residents was transported to a local hospital.


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