July 15, 2019 – Town of Kewasum, WI – On Sunday, July 14, 2019, at 8:56 p.m. a Washington County Sheriff’s deputy noticed smoke coming from the area of Kettle View Drive near Badger Road in the town of Kewaskum.
Upon stopping at the residence of 8648 Kettle View Drive the deputy noticed an implement shed on fire.
It was at this time the homeowners called 911.
Fire personnel responded from the following departments: Kewaskum, West Bend, Boltonville, Kohlsville, Campbellsport, Theresa, Fillmore, Allenton, and Jackson. Kewaskum Police also assisted.
The shed, which had become fully engulfed, was extinguished by fire personnel.
The shed, and its contents, were a total loss estimated at over $100,000.
Kettle View Drive was closed in the area for approximately three hours, to facilitate firefighting. No one was injured as a result of the fire.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.