Saturday Evening Fire In Oakfield Destroys Garage And Contents

A late Saturday evening fire destroyed a detached garage and all its contents, but there were no injuries reported. The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Department received the call at approximately 11:52 p.m. Saturday evening (January 23, 2021) and responded to a structure fire at N3712 Mill Pond Rd. in the Town of Oakfield. The occupants of the residence reported that their detached garage was on fire. Once on the scene, Sheriff’s deputies’ found the garage fully engulfed by fire.

The garage and its contents, including several vehicles and a skid steer, were a total loss. There were no injuries as a result of the fire or in the efforts to extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is unknown, however it is not considered suspicious in nature.

Responding to the scene were Oakfield Fire Department, Oakfield First Responders, Lamartine FD, Brownsville FD, RIT Team 4, and the Town of Fond du Lac FD.