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Arctic Weather Puts Freeze on Fighting a Stateline Fire

CLINTON, WI -- The arctic weather puts a freeze on fighting a fire in Wisconsin.
CLINTON, WI -- The arctic weather puts a freeze on fighting a fire in Wisconsin.

Eyewitness News is more local in Rock County where the fire broke out Tuesday morning in a barn off East Stateline Road in Clinton.

Fire officials say the building was fully engulfed when crews arrived.But when they tried to put it out, the pump was frozen. Eventually crews used portable tanks to drop water on the fire.

It took more than 60 firefighters several hours to finally put it out.

No word on the cause.
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