Apartment Fire In FDL Quickly Extinguished

Fond du Lac Fire and Rescue was on the scene Tuesday at 691 E. Scott St for a report of a fire on a second floor balcony of an 8-unit apartment building. Upon arrival crews found fire on the balcony and approaching the building. Crews were able to make entry to the apartment and quickly extinguish the fire. 

All occupants of the building were able to escape safely, although there was smoke and heat damage to the unit and smoke throughout the second floor. The occupants of the apartment where the fire started will not be able to return to their apartment until repairs have been made. Alliant Energy was called to the scene as well as City Building & Code.
FDLFR and FDLPD investigators remained on the scene, but have not yet determined the cause of the fire.