Rice Lake Fire Ruled Accidental

Rice Lake Fire Ruled Accidental

The cause and origin of the fire which occurred at 1515 Haugen Avenue in the City of Rice Lake has been classified as ACCIDENTAL; no evidence of arson exists. 

The cause of the fire is attributable to the improper disposal of burning materials (ashes) into the trash container located in close proximity to the southwest corner of the garage. The fire traveled up the exterior of the garage and into the garage attic.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *