November 25, 2019 – Jackson, WI – On Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 8:51 a.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a resident at 555 County Trunk NN in the Town of Jackson reporting the ceiling fell down while he was sleeping, the house was on fireand there was no one inside the residence.
The Jackson Fire Department was paged and the call was upgraded to a MABAS call.
Fire Departments from West Bend, Slinger, Hartford, Newburg, Fillmore, St. Lawrence, Richfield and Germantown responded to assist.
Upon arrival there was smoke and flames observed coming from both the upper and lower levels of the residence.
Fire Department personnel extinguished the fire by 10:16 a.m. Vehicle traffic on CTH NN between CTH M and Pleasant Valley Road in Ozaukee County was closed for approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes.
The interior of the residence suffered significant damage. There were no injuries to any Fire Department personnel or to the resident who was home at the time of the fire. An investigation was conducted by a Fire Investigator from our office in conjunction with the Fire Department and it appears the cause of the fire was electrical in nature.
There is no additional information available at this time.