March 14, 2019 – Village of Kohler, WI – On March 13, 2019 at 10:39pm the Sheboygan County 911 Center received a witness report as well as an alarm of smoke at the Best Buy store, 3600 County Highway A in the Village of Kohler.
Kohler Police Officers and a Sheboygan County Deputy Sheriff arrived nearly immediately and confirmed that smoke was coming through the roof and that the windows were blackened by smoke and soot.
The Kohler Fire Department arrived shortly thereafter and made entry into the building and found an active working fire.
Numerous other surrounding fire departments were requested to assist via Sheboygan County’s MABAS System of mutual aid.
The fire was deemed under control at 12:35am on 03-14-2019 and all units cleared the scene at 2:35am.
No injuries were reported to the Kohler Police Department. No damage estimates are available at this time.
A preliminary determination as to the cause of the fire revealed it was not criminal in nature. Further details may possibly be released by the Kohler Fire Department later in the day.