Janesville family without a home, firefighter suffers minor injuries after house fire on N. Terrace Street


via mgnonline.com

JANESVILLE, Wis. (WTVO) — The Janesville Fire Department responded to a report of a residential fire at 475 N. Terrace Street in Janesville around 3:50 p.m. on Wednesday.

There was heavy smoke visible outside the building as firefighters arrived and the residents were already evacuated. Officials say the flames were quickly extinguished.

Officials estimated $45,000 in damages.

One resident of the home was treated for smoke inhalation. One firefighter sustained minor injury.

The Red Cross is helping out the displaced family.


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